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

GraphixCon: A Celebration of Graphic Novels


Celebrate the fun of creating graphic novels with Tom Angleberger, creator of the Geronimo Stilton series, Varian Johnson, creator of "Twins," Tui T. Sutherland, creator of the Wings of Fire series, and Maria Scrivan, creator of the Nat series.


Panelists
Tom Angleberger

Tom Angleberger is the author of the New York Times best-selling Star Wars Origami Yoda series. He is also the author and illustrator of the Qwikpick Papers series and books like "Fake Mustache" and "Horton Halfpott," which were Edgar Award nominees....

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Varian Johnson

Varian Johnson is the author of several novels for children and young adults, including "The Parker Inheritance," for which he won a Coretta Scott King Honor award, "The Great Greene Heist," which was an ALA Notable Children's Book, a Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2014, and a Texas Library Association Lone Star List selection and "To Catch a Cheat," another Jackson Greene adventure and a Kids' Indie Next List pick....

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Maria Scrivan

Maria Scrivan is an award-winning syndicated cartoonist and New York Times best-selling author based in Stamford, Connecticut. Her laugh-out-loud comic, Half Full, appears daily in newspapers nationwide and on gocomics....

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Tui T. Sutherland

Tui T. Sutherland is the author of the New York Times and USA Today best-selling Wings of Fire series, the Menagerie trilogy and the Pet Trouble series, as well as a contributing author to the best-selling Spirit Animals and Seekers series (as part of the Erin Hunter team)....

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Books:
Slime for Dinner (Geronimo Stilton Graphic Novel #2)
Tom Angleberger
Children / Teens
Scholastic, Incorporated
February 2021
ISBN 9781338587357
208 pages
$12.99, INSTORE
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Twins: A Graphic Novel (1)
Varian Johnson
Children / Teens
Scholastic/Graphix
October 2020
ISBN 9781338236132
Kindle Edition
$12.99, INSTORE
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Nat Enough
Maria Scrivan
Children / Teens
Scholastic Incorporated
April 2020
ISBN 9781338538199
Paperback, 240 pages
$12.99, INSTORE
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The Dangerous Gift
Tui T. Sutherland
Children / Teens
Scholastic, Incorporated
March 2021
ISBN 9781338214543
336 pages
$16.99, NYP
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Named Sponsors

Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

Major Sponsors

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

Key Sponsors

Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation

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