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)
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Lori Alexander


LORI ALEXANDER writes for young children and their exhausted parents. Her debut picture book, Backhoe Joe, will be followed by Famously Phoebe in Summer 2017. Lori resides in Tucson, Arizona, with her scientist husband and two book loving kids. She runs when it’s cool (rarely) and swims when it’s hot (often). She grew up in San Diego, where she earned Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in psychology from UCSD and SDSU, respectively.

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Scheduled events:
Backhoe Joe with Lori Alexander
Enjoy a story read by an author as Lori Alexander share her new book, Backhoe Joe.

Story Blanket Tent  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 12, 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Signing area: Signing Area - Children / Teen (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: Lori Alexander

Book:
Backhoe Joe
Children / Teens
HarperCollins
September 2014
ISBN 9780062250155
Hardcover, 40 pages
$15.99, INSTORE
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In debut author Lori Alexander's picture book Backhoe Joe, a young boy tries to adopt a backhoe. 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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