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


David Goodner has an adoring wife and two tolerating cats. He works in a library where he gets to see all the new books before anybody else. "Ginny Goblin Is Not Allowed to Open This Box" is his debut book.

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Scheduled events:
David Goodner Presents Ginny Goblin
Author David Goodner reads from his new book "Ginny Goblin Is Not Allowed to Open This Box."

Story Blanket Tent  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 10:40 am - 11:00 am
Children / Teens

Panelist: David Goodner
Landing an Agent
One of the most difficult obstacles in getting published is finding an agent who believes in your work and has the contacts with publishers to promote your book. How do you find an agent that believes in you and can promote your book?

Education Room 333 (Seats 40, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: David Goodner
Moderator: Gerry Mowris
Choice as More than Right or Wrong
Four authors talk about the differing ways in which they portray the complexity of decision-making in picturebooks for young children.

Education Room 351 (Seats 48, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: David Goodner, James Howe, Mikela Prevost
Moderator: Desiree Cueto

Books:
Ginny Goblin Is Not Allowed to Open This Box
Children / Teens
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
July 2018
ISBN 9780544764156
$17.99, INSTORE
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Ginny Goblin Cannot Have a Monster for a Pet
Children / Teens
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
July 2019
ISBN 9780544764163
40 pages
$17.99, NYP
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Ginny Goblin may be a monster, but she CANNOT have a monster for a pet in this action-packed, laugh-out-loud adventure perfect for fans of Jon Klassen, Peter Brown, and Vera Brogsol.

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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