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BookFest @ Bank Street 2013

September 4, 2013

The 4th Annual BookFest @ Bank Street will take place on Saturday, October 19, 2013.  Cost of registration is $70.

Here is the link to register on EventBrite:

Kate DiCamillo will be our keynote speaker.

Kate DiCamillo

Kate DiCamillo

In addition, we are so pleased to announce the rest of our program.

Panel: Visual Storytelling for the Middle Grades
Grace Lin, author
Nathan Hale, author & illustrator
Jeff Mack, author & illustrator
Henry Neff, author & illustrator
Moderator, Betsy Bird, NYPL & Fuse #8

Happy 50th Anniversary, Amelia Bedelia!
Herman Parish, author and nephew of the late Peggy Parish
Gretchen Siebel, wife of the late artist, Fritz Siebel
Sylvie le Floch, art director/designer
Virginia Duncan, Greenwillow Books
Moderator, Lisa Von Drasek, University of Minnesota

Ruth Krauss, Crockett Johnson and Other Little Rebels:
A Conversation between Philip Nel, author & scholar, Kansas State University and Lindsey Wyckoff, archivist and special collections librarian, Bank Street College Library

Panel: The Value of Words & Pictures in Information Books
Jen Bryant, author
Melissa Sweet, author & illustrator
Brian Floca, author & illustrator
Christopher Myers, author & illustrator
Moderator, Jennifer M. Brown, director, Bank Street Center for Children’s Literature

Check out our list of discussion groups. Thank you so much for your support of BookFest. We look forward to seeing you on Saturday, October 19!

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