Maxwell Surprenant

Maxwell Surprenant is from Massachusetts and was born in 2003.

  • Maxwell enjoys playing baseball, basketball, soccer, and flag football.
  • His favorite book is Wonder by R.J. Palacio.
  • Maxwell is a member of the Boston Children's Chorus and the Russian School of Math.

“With words, I have the power to make a difference.”

Maxwell Surprenant

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Max with Justin Chang, KPCC and LA Times film critic at the Theater at the Ace Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles

An Oscar Preview

Maxwell Surprenant

February 23rd, 2017

Film critics in Los Angeles discuss the movies that have been nominated for Academy Awards this year.

Max reporting from the Boston Symphony Hall before the Budapest Festival Orchestra concert

Sharing the Joy of Music

Maxwell Surprenant

February 13th, 2017

Our Kid Reporter talks with the leader of the Budapest Festival Orchestra at a concert in Boston.

A Super Bowl Parade for Boston

Maxwell Surprenant

February 8th, 2017

Tom Brady and his teammates ride high as the New England Patriots celebrate their Super Bowl victory with fans.

Max and Grace Lin

Grace Lin Wants Books to Be Your Friends

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January 30th, 2017

Our Kid Reporter talks with the award-winning children's book author and illustrator about the source of her inspiration.
1360 Max with Red Sox player Xander Bogaerts at the Boston Baseball Writers Dinner

Stepping Up to the Plate

Maxwell Surprenant

January 24th, 2017

The Boston Baseball Writers Association honors top players at its annual dinner.

The Charmed Life of Jackie Bradley Jr.

Maxwell Surprenant

January 24th, 2017

Our Kid Reporter talks with the Boston Red Sox outfielder about the highlights of his baseball career.

A Slam Dunk

Maxwell Surprenant

January 3rd, 2017

Our Kid Reporter serves as an Honorary Ball Kid for the Boston Celtics.
Left to right: Scholastic Vice President Billy DiMichele, Whoopi Goldberg, Dave Grohl, and Stevie Van Zandt talk about the influence of the Beatles at a Scholastic event celebrating the British rock group's influence. Larry Kane shares his thoughts via satellite.

An Amazing Ride With the Beatles

Maxwell Surprenant

December 8th, 2016

Journalist Larry Kane explains how “the greatest band of all time” influenced American music and culture.
Max wows children's book author and illustrator Mo Willems at the Mother Brook Arts and Community Center in Dedham, Massachusetts.

The Art of Creating Children’s Books

Maxwell Surprenant

December 7th, 2016

Children's book author and illustrator Mo Willems knows how to make readers laugh.
Max with author and illustrator Brendan Wenzel

Sharing Stories With Children

Maxwell Surprenant

December 5th, 2016

Our Kid Reporter talks with authors and illustrators at the Tenth Annual Brooklyn Children's Book Fair.

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