University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
Show sidebar contents
Want to help support literacy in Southern Arizona?
Become a Friend Now!
eNEWSLETTER SIGN-UP
Email:
First:
Last:
Security:

K-Fai Steele


K-Fai Steele is a writer and illustrator who lives in San Francisco. She's the illustrator for "Noodlephant" by Jacob Kramer and "Old MacDonald Had a Baby" by Emily Snape. "A Normal Pig" is her author/illustrator debut. She's a 2018-2019 Writer in Residence at the San Francisco Public Library and the 2018 recipient of the Ezra Jack Keats/Kerlan Collection Memorial Fellowship.

Visit website | Twitter


Scheduled events:
K-Fai Steele
Noodlephant

Enchanted Lion Books, Booth #347 (Seats 1)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Author: K-Fai Steele
Weaving Fiction, Fact, and Humor: Picturebooks with Heart
Picture books can tell a good story as well as use facts to inform readers. The creators of four new picture books will talk about their use of humor along with fact and fiction for a delightful mix.

Education Room 351 (Seats 48, 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

Panelists: Susan Stevens Crummel, Scott Magoon, K-Fai Steele, Janet Stevens, Jonathan Stutzman
Moderator: Juanita Havill
Jacob and K-Fai Present Noodlephant
Jacob Kramer & K-Fai Steele present "Noodlephant."

Story Blanket Tent  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Children / Teens

Panelists: Jacob Kramer, K-Fai Steele
Create Your Own Character: A Drawing Workshop for Ages 5-10
Draw to find a character you love and to figure out what your character likes to do.

Education Room 349 (Seats 46, 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

Panelist: K-Fai Steele
Moderator: Pennie Harcus
Zoey Abbott, K-Fai Steele and Jacob Kramer
Enchanted Lion Boot Camp - book readings, singnings

Enchanted Lion Books, Booth #347 (Seats 1)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Author: K-Fai Steele
Tough Choices: Kindness and Action in Picturebooks
When characters in picture books face tough decisions, they can choose to challenge inequity and act with kindness. Often young children are not viewed as having the capacity for action so these books play a particularly important role in demonstrating their responsibility for action.

Education Room 351 (Seats 48, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Suzanne Kaufman, Jacob Kramer, Mikela Prevost, K-Fai Steele
Moderator: Desiree Cueto
Zoey Abbott, K-Fai Steele and Jacob Kramer
Enchanted Lion Boot Camp - book readings, singnings

Enchanted Lion Books, Booth #347 (Seats 1)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Author: K-Fai Steele

Book:
Noodlephant
Children / Teens
Enchanted Lion Books
January 2019
ISBN 9781592702664
80 pages
$18.95, INSTORE
Buy now

Famous for her pasta parties, Noodlephant is shocked when the law-loving kangaroos decide noodles are only for them! Noodlephant won't let this stand--Noodlephants can't survive on sticks and branches, after all. 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

Show sponsors