Sheboygan Children's Book Festival



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Kevin Henkes
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Sara Pennypacker
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Laura Dronzek
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Barney Saltzberg
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We are so pleased to announce three more presenters for the 2017 Book Festival: Eugene Yelchin, Sara Pennypacker, and Barney Saltzberg will be appearing along with the previously announced Kevin Henkes and Laura Dronzek!

More presenters will be announced soon!

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Festival Theme and Call for Applicants

Plot twists, journeys of discovery, changing directions. The TWISTS & TURNS of books and those who create them will be highlighted during the 2017 festival. Authors, illustrators and presenters from Wisconsin and beyond are invited to submit an application to take part in the 2017 Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival, Sheboygan Teen Book Festival or both. Priority will be given to applications received by April 3, 2017.

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Volunteers and donors make this free, community-wide event possible. We welcome your support!

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Festival Testimonials

I especially like how easily accessible it is and the quality of the authors.
I loved the intimate feel of it.
My favorite part was the enthusiasm instilled in my son for books and art! Awesome Day!