Ben Y and the Ghost in the Machine: The Kids Under the Stairs with K.A. Holt
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, October 24, 2021
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Calling all fans of BenBee and the Teacher Griefer! In this sequel, Ben Y—who likes to be known as Ben over Benita—is learning to cope with the death of her oldest brother and meanwhile at school, nothing seems to be going her way. Meanwhile Ben retreats into friendships, games, and the Newspaper Typing Club. Join K. A. Holt as she talks about familiar characters you love, and how she wrote an earnest story of friendship, family, and personal identity.K. A. Holt, Ben Y and the Ghost in the Machine: The Kids Under the Stairs