Susannah Richards

Dr. Susannah Richards is an associate professor of education at Eastern Connecticut State University where she teaches courses in English Language Arts and Children’s and Young Adult Literature as well as English Language Arts. 

She writes a column about books for the National Association of Gifted Children, coordinates the

 Book Expo Art Auction, was a member of the 2013 John Newbery Award Committee and the 2107 Theodor Geisel Award Committee, the inaugural Anne Dewdney Read Together Award.  She regularly reviews and presents on books and English Language Arts strategies for highly able readers and writers.  Be it through teacher education, consulting or just throwing in her two-cents whenever the opportunity arises; Susannah’s love for the written word is the kind of infection you want to catch.