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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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. 

The Girl Who Loved Colors

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May 20th, 2017

Our Kid Reporter talks with author and illustrator Julia Denos.

Max with Katie Smith Milway and Kwabeno "Kojo" Darko at Wellesley Books in Wellesley, Massachusetts

One Hen Can Make a Difference

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May 12th, 2017

A book series encourages young readers to be better global citizens.

Dragon Watch Is Out

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May 8th, 2017

Children’s book author Brandon Mull harnesses a big imagination in his work.

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Kristin Chenoweth performs American classics in her latest CD, The Art of Elegance.

The Art of Elegance

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May 4th, 2017

Musical theater star Kristin Chenoweth tells our Kid Reporter about her life onstage.

Max with French screenwriter, director, and producer Luc Besson in Hollywood, California

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

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April 24th, 2017

Science fiction movie fans are getting ready for an out-of-this-world adventure this summer.

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