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Kathy MacMillan

Kathy MacMillan (she/her) is a writer, American Sign Language interpreter, librarian, and signing storyteller.


Storybuilding

Kathy MacMillan shows how to focus on the specifics you need at each stage of the writing process to build your characters’ world without ever losing sight of the story at its heart.

Kathy MacMillan

45 Minute Program

Come Sign with Me

Hands up! Learn basic American Sign Language with author and nationally certified American Sign Language interpreter Kathy MacMillan in an interactive session.

Kathy MacMillan

45 Minute Program

Raise Your Voice: Stories of Inspiring Women

Kathy MacMillan, co-author of She Spoke: 14 Women Who Raised Their Voices and Changed the World, highlights inspirational women who spoke up for change.

Kathy MacMillan

30 Minute Program

The Runaway Story

The author of The Runaway Shirt reveals how a favorite family game inspired the story, and helps you create a personalized storytime for your family.

Kathy MacMillan

30 Minute Program

Turtle in the Fast Lane: Meet Author Kathy MacMillan

Author Kathy MacMillan shares the story of her "overnight success" that took more than 20 years, and answers your questions about writing and publishing.

Kathy MacMillan

30 Minute Program

Little Hands Signing

Learn basic American Sign Language vocabulary through interactive age-appropriate stories, songs, and activities with Kathy MacMillan, nationally certified ASL interpreter and author of the Little Hands Signing series.

Kathy MacMillan

30 Minute Program

Kathy MacMillan (she/her) is a writer, American Sign Language interpreter, librarian, and signing storyteller. She writes picture books (the Little Hands Signing series and The Runaway Shirt, all Familius Press), children’s nonfiction (She Spoke: 14 Women Who Raised Their Voices and Changed the World, Familius Press), and young adult fantasy (Sword and Verse and Dagger and Coin, both HarperTeen). She has also published many resource books for educators, librarians, and parents. She lives in Baltimore, MD.

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