Orange County Children’s Book Festival

Early Reader – Middle Grade – Teen Stage

2:30 Panel Discussion
"Dual Careers: How Professionals Become Published Authors"

  Peter Montoya, Moderator ThriveUnion Director & Timeless Learning Board Member
  Alane Adams Author, Literacy Advocate, Founder of the Rise Up Foundation
  Nancy Visco, CPA/Author The Fairy Portal
  Lida Sideris, Attorney/Author The Cookie Eating Fire Dog
  JoAnn M. Dickinson, Realtor/Author I Love to Go Camping - Lulu and Her New Best Friend

The Early Reader – Middle Grade – Teen Stage will feature books and activities for kids of all ages.

2019 Early Reader • Middle Grade • Teen Stage Schedule

Emcees: Peter Montoya & Ashley Mackin Solomon
Stage Managers: Tom Brown & Sharon McCubbin

10:00 Josan Wright Callender and Mattie Wright The Happy Little Garbage Truck
10:15 Adam T. Newman How to Catch a Cold
10:30 Michael Jabbra The Adventures of Master & Monster
10:45 Amber Nichole Hey Jasmine! Let’s Go to the Park
11:00 Joe Bunting The REAL Story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears
11:15 Alva Sachs Dear Master Dragon
11:30 C.M. Harris What if We Were All the Same!
11:45 Simisayo Brownstone Feyi Fay
12:15 Atia Abawl A Land of Permanent Goodbyes
12:30 Nushin Alloo The Adventures of Laila and Ahmed in Syria
12:45 Andrew Armao Auroraden
1:00 Jerry Mahoney Buttheads From Outer Space
1:15 Henry Lien Peasprout Chen: Battle of Champions
1:30 Kevin Gerard Diego’s Dragon
1:45 Paolo Mazzucato The Gondoliers
2:00 J.M. Bergen Thomas Wildus and the Book of Sorrows
2:15 Terri Allen My Magical Garden
2:30 Panel Discussion (See info in left column.)