19 January 2023

Renowned Childrenโ€™s Author Biljana Crvenkovska as Guest Speaker at NOVA

๐Ÿ“– As part of the Month of the Reading Celebration, NOVA hosted one of the most prolific children’s authors in the country - #BiljanaCrvenkovska, the person behind Bibi and Bobi, Dina and Dodo, The Girl Who Danced with the Spring, and many more. During her presentation in front of fifth-grade students, she shared her personal experience about what drove her to write, where she finds inspiration, her thought process when writing a new book and how she constructs her exciting and unique characters.

๐Ÿ“š Furthermore, elaborating on her book What Did Santa Clause Dream About, she focused on her personal experience and techniques or items mentioned in the book influenced by her cultural background. The students were delighted to have her answer all their questions, enjoying her literary marvels.

๐Ÿ“Œ The Month of the Reading Celebration is an excellent chance for Elementary and Lower Secondary students to meet authors, participate in poetry jams, enjoy read-aloud from guest readers, play reading quiz games, and do book swaps.