Provo Library Children’s Book Festival

9 May

Friday and Saturday, May 17-18

Keynote Address
Friday, May 17
7:00 pm

Gail Carson Levine, the award-winning author of Ella Enchanted, will be speaking in the ballroom. Don’t miss this amazing author! After her address, she’ll sign copies of her books. Books will be available for sale on-site, courtesy of The King’s English Bookshop. This event is free, and no tickets are required. Seating is limited.

Author Brunch With Gail Carson Levine
Saturday, May 18
10:00 am in the Brimhall, room #302
Tickets $20

Each ticket includes brunch and a free copy of Ella Enchanted. Tickets are very limited, and will be available for purchase Saturday, May 4, beginning at 9:00 am at the Circulation Desk.

Children’s Book Festival Activities
Saturday, May 18
11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Bring the kids, and come enjoy:

  • face painting
  • crafts
  • a fortune teller
  • life-sized book characters
  • treats
  • game
  • puppet shows
  • book displays
  • a maypole, and
  • live owls!

Illustrators Guy Francis, Nathan Hale and Will Terry will be doing live demonstrations!

Free; no tickets required. The first 500 children will receive a free book.

Ms. Levine will sign copies of her books on Friday evening and on Saturday from 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm.


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