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


Arizona Office Technologies

Adam Rex is the Arizona-raised author/illustrator of the New York Times best-selling books "Frankenstein Makes a Sandwich," "School’s First Day of School," the illustrator of the New York Times best-selling "The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors" and also the author and/or illustrator of several books about which the Times has been strangely coy. His latest is "Are You Scared, Darth Vader?" which features the villain from a popular series of films.

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Scheduled events:
Star Wars: May the Force Be With You
Join three big fans of Star Wars who turned their fandom into books featuring Star Wars characters and adventures. Star Wars fans unite!!!

Education Kiva 211 (Seats 200)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Rae Carson, Daniel José Older, Adam Rex
Moderator: Lisa Morris-Wilkey
Adam Rex Presents Darth Vadar
Author Adam Rex presents from his new book, "Are You Scared Darth Vadar?"

Story Blanket Tent  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Children / Teens

Panelist: Adam Rex
On Your Mark, Get Set, Draw: Illustrator Draw-Off with Adam Rex
This interactive session is a competition between illustrators to complete a drawing that incorporates suggestions from the audience.

Education Kiva 211 (Seats 200)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Molly Idle, Suzanne Kaufman, Juana Martinez-Neal, Zeke Pena, Booki Vivat
Moderator: Adam Rex

Books:
Star Wars Are You Scared, Darth Vader?
Children / Teens
Disney Lucasfilm Press
July 2018
ISBN 9781484704974
48 pages
$17.99, INSTOCK
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Darth Vader isn't scared! Nothing can scare Lord Vader. Right?

Nothing Rhymes with Orange
Children / Teens
Chronicle Books
August 2017
ISBN 9781452154435
48 pages
$16.99, INSTORE
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We all know nothing rhymes with orange. But how does that make Orange feel? Well, left out! When a parade of fruit gets together to sing a song about how wonderful they are—and the song happens to rhyme—Orange can't help but feel like it's impossible for him to ever fit in. 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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