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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Scott Magoon Is Nuts About Books — Video

Maxwell Surprenant

September 27th, 2016

Scott Magoon talks (and sings) about writing, illustrating, and the Nuts Family books.
Max and children's author Andrea Beaty at The Blue Bunny Bookstore in Dedham, MA

A Q&A with Author Andrea Beaty

Maxwell Surprenant

September 27th, 2016

Andrea Beaty’s STEM-themed books rise to the top.
Author Susan Verde, Illustrator Peter H. Reynolds and Burkina Faso born supermodel Georgie Badiel

The Water Princess

Maxwell Surprenant

September 20th, 2016

A new picture book tells about a special kind of princess.
Max interviews Peter H. Reynolds at The Blue Bunny Bookstore in Dedham, MA

Celebrate International Dot Day

Maxwell Surprenant

September 15th, 2016

September 15 is set aside as the day that author Peter H. Reynolds encourages kids to celebrate creativity and make their mark.

Max at the US Open

A Grand Slam

Maxwell Surprenant

September 12th, 2016

Our Kid Reporter covers the U.S. Open, one of the biggest tennis tournaments of the year.
Max with author Scott Magoon

Scott Magoon Is Nuts About Books

Maxwell Surprenant

September 7th, 2016

The author-illustrator talks—and sings—about his career in children's books.
Students and Library Media Specialist at Kelly Elementary School (West Orange, NJ) pose with Lauren Tarshis.

I Survived: A Conversation With Lauren Tarshis

Maxwell Surprenant

August 28th, 2016

Our Kid Reporter talks with the author of the best-selling I Survived series.

Inside the Democratic National Convention — Video

Maxwell Surprenant

August 9th, 2016

Our Kid Reporter talks with movers and shakers at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.

Max interviews James and Kieran Cremins and their mother at An Unlikely Story, in Plainville, MA.

A Night to Celebrate Harry Potter

Maxwell Surprenant

August 1st, 2016

On July 31, when the clock struck midnight, kids and adults celebrated the release of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two.”

A Night to Celebrate Harry Potter — Video

Maxwell Surprenant

August 1st, 2016

Our Kid Reporter covers the midnight release parties for “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Parts One and Two.”

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