National Book Festival Title Emoji Challenge

The National Book Festival is almost here! Here’s a challenge for kids and teens: Match these titles featured on the children and teen stages at the National Book Festival with their emoji version. Then, find the authors’ videos and live Q&A at the event Sept. 25-27. See you there!

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  1. Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky by Kwame Mbalia
  2. Yes No Maybe So by Aisha Saeed and Becky Albertalli
  3. A Thief Among the Trees by Sabaa Tahir
  4. New Kid by Jerry Craft
  5. Three Keys by Kelly Yang
  6. Stink and the Hairy, Scary Spider by Megan McDonald