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Children's Festival of the Book

  • Date: 11/09/2019 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM  
  • Location: Bozeman Public Library
    626 East Main Street
    Bozeman, Montana 59715
  • Introduction: Our 12th annual Children's Festival of the Book

12th annual Children's Festival of the Book

Featuring:  2016 & 2019 Caldecott Medalist- Sophie Blackall; 2014 Caldecott Medalist- Brian Floca; and award-winning Montana author- Susan Adrian!

Saturday, November 9   9 AM - 5 PM

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9:00       Writing Workshop: Plotting Your Way to the Beginning with Janet Fox & Michele Corriel

9:30       Sophie Blackall: My Life in Six Books

10:30     Brian Floca: A Book Goes on a Journey

11-1       Children’s Crafts in the Children’s Room

11:30     Book signing with Sophie Blackall, Brian Floca, and Susan Adrian

12:15-1  Lunch on your own

1:00       Award Ceremony for Writing & Illustrating Contests

1:15       Susan Adrian presentation

2:00       Book Signing with Sophie, Brian, and Susan

2:30       Sophie & Brian presentation

3:30       Panel Discussion: Sophie, Brian, and Susan

4:15       Book Signing with Sophie, Brian, and Susan

This one-day festival is free and open to the public, thanks to our partners Gilhousen Family Foundation, First Security Bank, Jane & Bill Quinn, Yellow House LLC, Wells Fargo, Magpie Guesthouse, Zoot Enterprises, MSU Education Department, Country Bookshelf, and Humanities Montana.


For more information, please call (406) 582-2425.

Learn more about the Festival at the Children's Festival of the Book link on our website.