University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Cynthia Alaniz

Friends of the Festival

Cynthia Alaniz is an elementary school librarian in Coppell, Texas, and has worked as an elementary educator for over 25 years. She has an undying passion for reading books and children's literature.

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Scheduled events:
Notable Books for K-8 Readers
Join the committee members who select the Notable Children's Books in the Language Arts as they describe their processes in selecting award-winning books for K-8 readers. They will share some of their favorite 2017 books and provide book lists of recently awarded books. They will also be giving away a set of Notable Books at the session to participants.

Education Room 308 (Seats 48, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 10, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Cynthia Alaniz, Jane Bean-Folkes, Christine Draper, Pamela Jewett, Rebecca Leigh, Diana Porter
Moderator: Julie Laird

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friend of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

Key Sponsors

Brucker Trust
Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company

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