Posted by: Jackie | June 17, 2013

The 10th IBBY Regional Conference comes to St. Louis in 2013

The 10th IBBY Regional Conference: BookJoy Around the World” co-sponsored by the St. Louis Public Library, October 18-20, 2013. USBBY President Kathy East invites you to “Meet me in St. Louis!

You won´t want to miss this opportunity to:

  • Spend a joyful weekend with other book and story lovers!
  • Meet US and International authors and Illustrators in keynote and small group sessions.
  • Extend the celebration of International Children´s Book Day with Ashley Bryan and Pat Mora.
  • Enjoy the Banquet and Briley Lecture by Australian author Mem Fox.
  • Learn and share through exhibits, book discussions and informal gatherings.
  • Explore the newly renovated St. Louis Public Library.
  • Experience the historic St. Louis Union Station Doubletree Hotel by Hilton.
  • Featured Speakers: Ashley Bryan, Andrea Cheng, Bryan Collier, Simone Elkeles, Mem Fox, Gregory Maguire, Louise May, Pat Mora, Ifeoma Onyefulu, Siobhán Parkinson, Katherine Paterson, Peter Sís, Klaas Verplancke, and Jacqueline Woodson.

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