University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Creating and Publishing Your First Picturebook

Authors and illustrators of debut picture books will share and compare their experiences in getting published and provide advice to others wanting to enter the field.

Zoey Abbott

Zoey Abbott lives in Portland, Oregon. She has worked as a graphic designer, bookmaker, greeting card sales representative and an ESL teacher in Japan. She is the illustrator of "Finn's Feather."

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Jacob Kramer

Jacob Kramer grew up in Providence, RI and studied film-making and writing at Harvard. "Noodlephant" is his first book. Like Noodlephant, he loves hunting for mushrooms, eating noodles and organizing with friends in pursuit of justice....

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Jonathan Stutzman

Jonathan Stutzman is a children's author and award-winning filmmaker. His short films have screened at film festivals all over the world and on television, and he is a contributing writer to the best-selling collection The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories....

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Arizona Daily Star
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Tucson Medical Center

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