My Friend Wrote This Book is Eaton DC’s take on the traditional book talk, putting authors in conversation with their friends to share personal experiences in the world of writing and publishing.
Jason Reynolds is the New York Times best-selling author of All American Boys, the Track series, Long Way Down, For Everyone, and Miles Morales-Spiderman. Born and raised in and around Washington, DC, Reynolds found inspiration in rap and began writing poetry at nine years old. He won the Coretta Scott King-John Steptoe Award for New Talent for his first work of prose in 2015.
Reynolds will be in conversation with Johnalyn Holland, a painter, writer and Screenwriting Fellow with the ABC/Disney New Talent Development Program.