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

Imagination, Dreams and Wishes


Award-winning author/illustrator Kevin Henkes will talk about imagination, wishes and his decisions for his two new books for children, "Sun Flower Lion" and "Billy Miller Makes a Wish."


Panelist
Kevin Henkes

Kevin Henkes has been praised both as a writer and illustrator and is the recipient of the Children's Literature Legacy Award for his lasting contribution to literature for children. He received the Caldecott Medal for "Kitten's First Full Moon," Caldecott Honors for "Waiting" and "Owen," two Newbery Honors for "Olive's Ocean" and "The Year of Billy Miller" and Geisel Honors for "Waiting" and "Penny and Her Marble....

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Book:
Sun Flower Lion
Kevin Henkes
Children / Teens
HarperCollins Publishers
January 2020
ISBN 9780062866103
Hardcover, 40 pages
$18.99, INSTORE
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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
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
William & Mary Ross Foundation

Key Sponsors

Early Childhood Learning is Essential
Marshall Foundation

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