August 10, 2017

AJC Decatur Book Festival Children’s Stage

AJC Decatur Book Festival!

Friday, September 1st through Sunday, September 3rd

The highlight of our year! We’ll be posting more information as we get it together. In the meantime, here’s the official website where you can find a lot more detailed information about each of the authors and books.

Children’s Stage

at the Decatur Recreation Center

Saturday

9:30 am  Children’s Parade – meet at the gazebo on the Decatur Square and dress up in your best super hero attire! Join authors and illustrators Kelly DiPucchio, Shannon & Dean Hale, and LuUyen Pham as we march to the Children’s Stage at the Decatur Recreation Center.

         

10:00 am     Kelly DiPucchio, Shannon & Dean Hale, and LuUyen Pham (click here for additional information)

10:45 am     Candice Fleming and Eric Rohman (click here)

     

11:30     Rebecca Green and Tad Hills (click here)

                

12:15     Matt Davies, Ryan Higgins, Mike Lowery, and Aaron Reynolds (click here)

     

1:00     Matthew Cordell, Anica Mrose Rissi, and Philip C. Stead (click here)

     

1:45     Jeffery Brown and Mark Siegel (click here)

     

2:30     Phil Bildner and Jason Reynolds (click here)

    

3:15     Alison McGhee and Laurel Snyder (click here)

          

4:00     Gwenda Bond and Christopher Rowe, Deron Hicks, and Kate Milford (click here)

     

4:45     M.A. Larson and James Riley (click here)

    

5:30     Shannon and Dean Hale and LeUyen Pham and Victoria Jamieson (click here)

Children’s Stage

Sunday

11:30 am  Children’s Parade – Let’s make some noise! Join Carmen Agra Deedy with all your portable noise makers as we celebrate The Rooster Who Would Not Be Quiet! Meet at the gazebo on the Decatur Square and we’ll make our way to the Children’s Stage at the Decatur Recreation Center.

12:00     Carmen Agra Deedy (click here for more information)

     

12:45     Peter Reynolds and Judy Schachner (click here)

          

1:30     Cassie Beasley, Alexandra Bracken and Michael Buckley (click here)

     

2:15     Jennifer Nielsen and Ronald Smith (click here)

     

3:00     Reshma Saujani and Tamara Ireland Stone (click here)

To read a recent New York Times artilce on Ms. Saujani, click here.

     

3:45     Kwame Alexander and Marjory Wentworth (click here)

4:30     Alan Gratz (click here)

5:30     Lemony Snicket – Please note that this event has been canceled