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Queens Museum Children’s Book Celebration, NY

[ July 10, 2016; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

July 10th from 11am-4pm
You can find me at the Queens Museum Children’s Book Celebration!

Queens Museum
New York City Building
Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Queens, NY 11368

Meet NYC-based award winning children’s book authors and illustrators. The list of guest authors and illustrators include Dave Roman, Anika Denise, Mike Curato, Melissa Guion, Frank Dormer, Roxie Munro, Kelly Light, Kat Yeh, [...]

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Gaithersburg Book Festival, Maryland

[ May 16, 2015; 2:15 pm; ] Here is where you can find me at the 2015 Gaithersburg Book Festival on Saturday, May 16th.

Dave Roman & Jorge Aguire present Astronaut Academy & Dragons Beware!
Meet the authors behind these two graphic novels from First Second books. They will have a fun conversation, take questions from the audience and do some drawing.
2:15 [...]

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Thanks Learning Lamp!

I had a great time at the Learning Lamp Children’s Book Festival in Johnstown, PA! Thanks everyone who came by to say hi, share artwork and collaborate in the drawing games! It was especially cool, getting to hang out with authors, Greg Pizzoli, Zachariah OHora, & Mark Weakland! I left feeling super inspired to get [...]

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Learning Lamp Children’s Book Festival

April 10th-12th I’ll be an official guest at the Children’s Book Festival of Johnstown!

The three-day festival is free and is geared to children in grades Pre-K through 6. Designed to bring books alive in an impactful and lasting way, the festival features performances by nationally-known, award-winning authors, illustrators and storytellers. Named as one of four [...]

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Children’s Book Festival of Johnstown, PA

[ April 10, 2015 11:00 pm to April 12, 2015 11:00 pm. ] April 10th-12th I’ll be an official guest at the Children’s Book Festival of Johnstown!

The three-day festival is free and is geared to children in grades Pre-K through 6. Designed to bring books alive in an impactful and lasting way, the festival features performances by nationally-known, award-winning authors, illustrators and storytellers. Named as one of four [...]

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Going to Sheboygan!

October 11th, Raina and I will be at the Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival for the first time!
PROGRAMS & SCHEDULE:
11-11.45am Comic Inspiration!
Room: Maas Teen Learning Center
Husband-and-wife cartoonists Dave Roman (Astronaut Academy) and Raina Telgemeier (Sisters) will deliver a humorous discussion about growing up reading comics and how it affected the rest of their lives. They will then [...]

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Gaithersburg Book Fest Photos

As expected, Raina & I had an amazing time at Gaithersburg Book Festival!
I even appear briefly in this video about the festival…

Our drawing games had a great turn out with super creative volunteers!

Thanks to everyone who came by to get their books signed and share anecdotes about reading and drawing with us!

I also got to share [...]

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Princeton Children’s Book Festival, NJ

[ September 21, 2013; 11:00 am; ] The Princeton Children’s Book Festival is an annual event each September at the Princeton Public Library and the Albert E. Hinds Memorial Plaza.

Come find me in the YELLOW TENT!

Here is a list of the other authors who will be there as well.

Not sure what times I’ll be signing and if I’ll also be [...]

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Quick Draw Recap

Last weekend I participated in a live drawing event at the Brooklyn Book Festival alongside Raina Telgemeier, Laura Lee Gulledge (creator of Page by Paige) and moderator Calvin Reid (of Publisher’s Weekly).

You can read about it on the Publisher’s Weekly blog, check out the rest of my photos on Flickr and see complete photos [...]

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