FREE Savannah Children’s Book Festival 2014 with visiting children’s book authors, Nov. 15

Savannah Children's Book Festival 2014

One of our favorite annual children’s events – 2014 Savannah Children’s Book Festival is Sat. Nov. 15 in Forsyth Park. 

So many amazing children’s book authors will be here in our very own Savannah for this fun and educational annual event including – James and Kimberly Dean, the creators of the “Pete the Cat” book series; Lois Lowry (“The Giver”); Tedd Arnold (“Fly Guy”), Rosemary Wells (“Max and Ruby”), David Ezra Stein (“Interrupting Chicken”),

Live Oak Public Libraries and the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs present the 11th annual Savannah Children’s Book Festival on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Forsyth Park.

The festival celebrates the joy of reading, the power of the written word and the magic of storytelling with award-winning children’s book authors and illustrators from around the country.

Authors and Illustrators 

Live Oak Public Libraries and the City of Savannah’s Department of Cultural Affairs are proud to announce a stellar lineup for this year’s book festival.

Festival 2014 Guests Include

Lois Lowry

Tedd Arnold

Rosemary Wells

Bob Staake

David Ezra Stein

Bruce Degen

Bob Shea

Kevin O’Malley

James and Kimberly Dean

Ted Dunagan

Meaghan Fisher

Kelly Starling Lyons

2014 Coastal Authors and Illustrators.

This free day-long event in Forsyth Park in Savannah brings families together to meet their favorite authors and illustrators and enjoy a variety of hands-on activities throughout the day.

The festival will also include more than 50 authors and illustrators from throughout the Lowcountry and Southeast region, arts and crafts, an International Tent, costumed characters, a graphic/comics area, and a variety of food and entertainment. In addition, a book walk will be staged among the trees so families may enjoy a story together reading from one page to the next throughout the park.

Rain location for the event is the Savannah Civic Center. For more information, call (912)652-3600. For updates, keep checking and follow Live Oak Public Libraries on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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