Sunday, July 17, 2011

National Book Festival: A Two Day Event!

The theme of this year's National Book Festival is 
The Joy of Reading Aloud

This amazing - free - event has been extended to two days: September 24-25. Below are a few of the amazing children's/YA authors/illustrators who are presenting. A more extensive list of all of the authors is here

Harry Bliss
Cassandra Clare
Susan Cooper
Carmen Agra Deedy
Tomie dePaola
Sarah Dessen
Jack Gantos
William Joyce
Gordon Korman
Uma Krishnaswami
Gregory Maguire
Sam McBratney
Patricia McKissack
Jon J Muth
Kadir Nelson
Katherine Paterson
Allen Say
Gary Schmidt
Brian Selznick
Rita Williams-Garcia

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