University of Arizona Campus  •  March 10 - 11, 2018  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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March 11-12, 2017 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Save the date for 2018!

March 10-11, 2018 (9:30am - 5:30pm)

Nathan Hale

Mr. Hale is appearing courtesy of Abrams

Nathan Hale is the #1 New York Times best-selling author and illustrator of the Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales series, which includes "One Dead Spy," Donner Dinner Party," Treaties, Trenches, Mud and Blood," Big Bad Ironclad!," The Underground Abductor" and "Alamo All Stars" one of which earned a place on the Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List. He also illustrated the graphic novel, "Rapunzel’s Revenge," which was a Today show “Al’s Book Club for Kids” selection, an ALA-ALSC Notable Children’s Book, and a YALSA Great Graphic Novel for Teens, as well as the recipient of three starred reviews. Nathan lives in Provo, Utah.

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Scheduled events:
Creating Graphic Novels
Join Nathan Hale and Matt Phelan as they talk about how to create graphic novels, answer questions, and share from their new books, Snow White and Alamo All-Stars.

Teen & Author Stage (Seats 88)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 11, 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Panelists: Nathan Hale, Matt Phelan
Creating a Graphic Novel: A Workshop for Ages 9-14
You can create your own graphic novel or comic strip. This workshop will teach you how to tell a story through drawings and speech bubbles.

Education Room 349 (Seats 46, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 12, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Children / Teens
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Nathan Hale
Moderator: Karen Gabino

Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: Alamo All-Stars
Children / Teens
March 2016
ISBN 9781419719028
Hardcover, 128 pages
$12.95, INSTOCK
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From Nathan Hale, #1 New York Times bestselling author and Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List maker, comes the definitive graphic novel about the Alamo. More/less

Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales: The Underground Abductor (An Abolitionist Tale about Harriet Tubman)
Children / Teens
April 2015
ISBN 9781419715365
Hardcover, 128 pages
$12.95, INSTOCK
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A graphically illustrated introduction to the life and achievements of Harriet Tubman depicts her escape from slavery in the mid-19th century and her life-risking dedication to helping runaway slaves find freedom north of the Mason-Dixon line. More/less

Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

Friend of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management

Key Sponsors

Brucker Trust
Marshall Foundation
Monark Premium Appliance Company
William & Mary Ross Foundation
Western National Parks Association

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