Tucson Festival of Books

C. Diane Alvarez

C. Diane Alvarez has a passion for storytelling. Love for family and culture has driven her to create heartwarming books. She loves writing, illustrating and reading books with children and families.

Communities: Arizona Author, Tucsonan, Hispanic or Latinx

Scheduled events:
Writing and Illustrating Your Own Books as a Classroom Teacher
Diane's life experiences have inspired her to write and illustrate children's books and she has shared this process of writing and illustrating with her fourth grade Spanish/English dual language students. She will also share strategies she used to enhance literacy for students and that can be used at home or in the classroom.

Education Room 333: Parent Educator (Seats 44, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 10, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Signing area: Signing Area - Children (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelist: C. Diane Alvarez
Moderator: Ceres Willis

The Missing Olive

Mositas Publishing Company
April 2018
ISBN 0692068775
26 pages

Tumbleweed Christmas

September 2011
ISBN 1456799681
24 pages