Liset Zacker

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Liset Zacker lives in New Jersey and was born in 2007.

  • Liset is the vice president in her school’s student council.
  • She practices Taekwondo and enjoys reading and writing.
  • Her favorite book is Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan.

“I love the idea of making stories in which people can lose themselves.”

Liset Zacker

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The Moon Within

Liset Zacker

May 31st, 2019

Author Aida Salazar’s debut middle-grade novel tells a girl’s coming of age story in verse, while celebrating Latinx culture. 

Rick Riordan Presents: The Making of a Myth

Liset Zacker

March 14th, 2019

Our Kid Reporter talks with Riordan and his fellow authors about their middle-grade novels, which draw upon myths from around the world.

Celebrating the Birth of Ultimate Frisbee

Liset Zacker

March 4th, 2019

In Maplewood, New Jersey, high school students—past and present—celebrate the 50th anniversary of a unique sport.

Why Libraries Matter

Liset Zacker

November 20th, 2018

Librarians in New Jersey talk about the importance of helping all kids cultivate a love of reading.