One Book- One School and Author Visit Alton Carter- Aging Out
West Jefferson High School and its Library Media Center Department are delighted to announce an author visit by Mr. Alton Carter, author of Aging Out on November 1, 2019. Aging Out is the author's story of the many challenges he faced as a teen being aged out of the foster care system. The book has won the Louisiana Teen Readers' Choice Award. Mr. Carter will be featured at this year's Louisiana Book Festival on November 2, 2019 where students from West Jefferson High School's Library Book Club will be in attendance. Alton Carter will present his newest book, The Boy Who Survived at the book festival.