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Rosanne Kurstedt, Ph.D. has been an educator for over 20 years --first as a classroom teacher in NYC and then as a staff developer. She lived in Hong Kong where she was part of the development and leadership team that opened Hong Kong Academy international School. After returning to the United States, she received her Doctorate from Fordham University in Language, Literacy, and Learning. She currently is an Adjunct Professor at Hunter College, writes for educational publishing companies, and is the Associate Director of READ East Harlem.

As the Assistant Regional Advisor of the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Children's Books Writers and Illustrators, she helps other authors and illustrators navigate the children's book indu
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An Evening of Celebration with a Kick at The Corner Bookstore

Thanks to my friend @RobinNewmanBooks. She not only attended but documented the NY book launch of KARATE KID.











Last night was the launch party for Rosanne Kurstedt’s latest book, The Karate Kid, illustrated by Mark Chambers (RP Kids). In a nutshell, it was KARATE-TAS-TIC!













“Solid color backgrounds keep readers focused on the book’...

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