University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Steven Bohls


Author of the Jed and the Junkyard books, Steven Bohls lives inside a head of fairy tales and magic. He is a dreamer first, a thinker next and a writer last. He also sculpts, illustrates, builds, creates and designs. Steven has a BA in English from Brigham Young University and an MBA from American Public University.

His new title is "Jed and the Junkyard War."

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Scheduled events:
Getting Published by Not Focusing on the Publishing Part
Three authors will share their experiences in getting a book published.

Education Room 333 (Seats 40, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Steven Bohls, J. C. Cervantes, Corey Ann Haydu
Moderator: Judi Moreillon
Heart-Pounding Adventures: The Race to Survive
Join four authors of heart-pounding adventures with characters who are in a race to survive. Anyone who loves adventure should not miss this session.

Education Room 351 (Seats 48, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Austin Aslan, Steven Bohls, J. C. Cervantes, Peter Lerangis
Moderator: Trish Bandré
Building a Character: Writing Workshop for Ages 8+
Creating a character is the heart of a good story. In this writing workshop, we will work together to build characters who are interesting and dynamic as well as uniquely your own.

Education Room 349 (Seats 46, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Steven Bohls
Moderator: Charlene Mendoza

Books:
Jed and the Junkyard War
Children / Teens
Disney-Hyperion
December 2016
ISBN 9781484729236
304 pages
$16.99, INSTOCK
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Jed is a regular kid with a normal, loving family . . . that is, if it's normal for a loving family to drop their child off in the middle of nowhere and expect him home in time for Sunday dinner. More/less

Jed and the Junkyard War Book 2 - Jed and the Junkyard Rebellion
Children / Teens
Disney-Hyperion
December 2017
ISBN 9781484730485
320 pages
$16.99, INSTOCK
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With a turn of a key, Jed discovers he's more (and less) than he could have ever imagined. More/less

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

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

Key Sponsors

Arizona Office Technologies
Arizona Wholesale Supply
Marshall Foundation

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