Orange County Children’s Book Festival

Animal & Nature Stage

San Diego Zoo PressOur Animal & Nature Stage, sponsored by the world famous San Diego Zoo, features authors of books about animals together with handlers of some very exotic animals.


2019 Animal & Nature Stage Schedule

Sponsored by the San Diego Zoo
Emcee: Dr. Zoolittle, Stage Manager: Ronda Latham

10:20 Dr. Ruth MacPete Lisette the Vet
10:40 Paolo Mazzucato No One Mocks a Panda
11:00 Noel Colby Zoo Vet and the Otter
11:20 Georgeanne Irvine Ruuxa & Raina
11:40 Danielle Gillespie-Hallinan Moose Mischief: A Pancake Surpirse!
12:15 Michael Hale Bad Monkey Business
12:40 Dr. Zoolittle Wildlife Researcher
1:00 Lida Sideris The Cookie Eating Fire Dog
1:25 San Diego Zoo Animal Presentation
1:50 Betsy Rosenthal An Ambush of Tigers: A Wild Gathering of Collective Nouns
2:15 San Diego Zoo Animal Presentation
2:40 Noel Colby Zoo Vet and the Otter