Ordinary People Change The World!

Children's Stage at Decatur Recreation Center presented by Decatur Education Foundation

Saturday, 10:00-10:30

Brad Meltzer and Chris Eliopolous are the co-creators of the popular New York Times bestselling historical picture book series, Ordinary People Change the World. Covering everyone from MLK to Lucille Ball, the duo introduce their newest books on George Washington and Jane Goodall.


Chris Eliopoulos

Christopher Eliopoulos began his illustration career as a letterer for Marvel and has worked on literally thousands of comics. But along with that, he is also the author/artist of many comics, including the popular series Lockjaw and the Pet Avengers and Franklin Richards: Son of a Genius, for which he was nominated for multiple Eisner Awards and received a Harvey Award. He lives in New Jersey with his wife and their identical twin sons.
Brad Meltzer (Children's)


Brad Meltzer is a New York Times bestselling author of adult thrillers (including The Inner Circle and its sequels, The Fifth Assassin and The President's Shadow). His two nonfiction gift books, Heroes for My Son and Heroes for My Daughter, were New York Times bestsellers as well, and he has won the prestigious Eisner Award for his comic book work, Justice League of America. He is the author of the bestselling non-fiction picture book series, Ordinary People Change The World. Brad is also the host of the History Channel TV shows Brad Meltzer's Decoded and Brad Meltzer's Lost History. He lives in Florida with his wife and their three children.