Maxwell Surprenant

Maxwell Surprenant is from Massachusetts and was born in 2003.

  • Maxwell enjoys drawing, singing, and playing baseball. 
  • His favorite book is Start with Why by Simon Sinek. 
  • Maxwell serves as the Co-Founder and Creative Director of Catching Joy, Inc. 

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

Maxwell Surprenant

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A Conversation With Author Tammi Sauer

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July 19th, 2017

The author talks about the inspiration behind her stories.

Making People Laugh

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July 5th, 2017

If you want to be a successful writer and illustrator, Jim Benton says, you have to work hard.

Jennifer Holm Is “Sunny Side Up”

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June 30th, 2017

The acclaimed author talks about reading, writing, and swing flag.

Meet an Immigrant Artist Who Persists

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June 30th, 2017

For Salina Yoon, a combination of determination and daydreaming is the key to success.

Captain Underpants Hits the Big Screen

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June 27th, 2017

Author Dav Pilkey talks about the new movie based on his popular book series.

Max with Kwame Alexander, Mary Rand Hess, and Randy Preston on board the Odyssey for the Solo book launch in Chicago, Illinois.

Kwame Alexander Launches Solo

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June 27th, 2017

Our Kid Reporter talks with the award-winning author about his upcoming book.

If My Love Were a Fire Truck

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June 22nd, 2017

Author Luke Reynolds and illustrator Jeff Mack talk about their new picture book.

Max with Rebecca Taichman, the director of Indecent, who won a Tony Award for Best Direction of a Play.

At the Tony Awards

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June 15th, 2017

Our Kid Reporter covers the annual ceremony, which celebrates the year’s best Broadway musicals and plays. 

Max and Josh Funk and bookseller at Brookline Booksmith in Brookline, Massachusetts

Bring in the Funk

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May 31st, 2017

Our Kid Reporter talks with children's book author Josh Funk about his rhyming books for kids.

Max and Ekua Holmes at The Blue Bunny Bookstore in Dedham, Massachusetts

Telling Stories Through Art

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May 24th, 2017

Ekua Holmes talks about her career as an award-winning children’s book illustrator. 

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