Ed Spicer

Author Bio

Ed Spicer teaches first-grade students at North Ward Elementary School in Allegan, Michigan. He also runs a teen book group at Allegan High School and coordinates the high school literacy contest for high school authors and artists. He has been a member of the Teen Read Week Committee, the Michael L. Printz Committee (2005), Best Books for Young Adults (2006-2008), and the Randolph Caldecott Committee (2009 ). Ed gives presentations on books to schools, universities, libraries, and even groups like the American Chemical Society ( on teaching visual literacy). Currently, Ed is a member of the Notable Children,s Book Committee of the Association for Library Services to Children, a division of the American Library Association. Ed,s website address is: www.spicyreads.org. Feel free to contact Ed at: info@spicyreads.org.


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