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Eraser is always cleaning up everyone else's mistakes. Except for Ruler and Pencil Sharpener, none of the other school supplies seem to appreciate her. They all love how sharp Pencil is and how Tape and Glue help everyone stick together. Eraser wants to create so that she can shine like the others. She decides to give it a try, but it's not until the rubber meets the road that Eraser begins to understand a whole lot about herself.Inspired by a school essay their daughter Kate wrote in the third grade, the author and illustrator behind Theodor Seuss Geisel Award-winner You Are (Not) Small have created a desktop drama about figuring out who you are, finding happiness, and the importance of second, third, and maybe even fourth chances.

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Anna Kang

Anna was born in the Bronx and grew up on Long Island where she spent much of her free time reading Teen Beat magazine, Archie comics, and going to the local multiplex. After graduating with honors from Tufts University with a degree in International Relations and Asian Studies, she received her M.F.A in Film/Video Production from USC's School of Cinematic Arts. While at USC, Anna directed a short documentary as her thesis film, "not black or white," an irreverent look at media stereotypes of Asian women. Anna participated in the Sundance Institute's Screenwriters Lab with her first feature script, The Lost Tribe of Long Island, and was also selected to participate in Film Independent's Screenwriters and Directors Labs. Her debut picture book, You Are (Not) Small, won the 2015 Theodor Seuss Geisel Award, a Silver Honor from the Parents' Choice Awards, and was named a Notable Children's Book by the American Library Association.

Anna lives in New Jersey with her husband, New Yorker cartoonist/illustrator Christopher Weyant, their two daughters, and their dog, Hudson. Visit her at www.annakang.com.

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