A Virtual Festival Saturday, March 6 and Sunday, March 7, 2021

Philip C. Stead

Philip Stead is the author and sometimes illustrator of more than twenty books for children. Together with his wife Erin he created "A Sick Day for Amos McGee," winner of the 2011 Caldecott Medal. His most recent book, "Follow that Frog!" is the third book in a trilogy made in collaboration with artist Matthew Cordell. Stead lives in Ann Arbor, Mich.

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Scheduled events:
Taking Another Look: Story and Imagination
Four award-winning creators of picture books talk about their process of collaborating with each other. Each superstar pair has just published their third book together around the power of imagination and story.

Helios Education Foundation Children/Teen Stage (Seats 1000)
Sat, Mar 6, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Children / Teens

Panelists: Matthew Cordell, Matt de la Peña, Christian Robinson, Philip Stead
Moderator: Cyndi Giorgis

Follow That Frog!
Children / Teens
Holiday House
January 2021
ISBN 9780823444267
32 pages
$18.99, INSTORE
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In My Garden
Children / Teens
Holiday House, Incorporated
January 2020
ISBN 9780823443208
Hardcover, 40 pages

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Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

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Tucson Medical Center

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Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
William & Mary Ross Foundation

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Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation

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