Students laugh as author Kirby Larson holds up her dog Winston, at right, to her webcam during the video chat. Larson won a Newbery Honor award in 2007 for "Hattie Big Sky." She also has other literary awards.
Students laugh as author Kirby Larson holds up her dog Winston, at right, to her webcam during the video chat. Larson won a Newbery Honor award in 2007 for "Hattie Big Sky." She also has other literary awards. The Olympian
Students laugh as author Kirby Larson holds up her dog Winston, at right, to her webcam during the video chat. Larson won a Newbery Honor award in 2007 for "Hattie Big Sky." She also has other literary awards. The Olympian

Kids meet face behind the books

February 13, 2011 12:00 AM