THE RHODE ISLAND FESTIVAL OF
CHILDREN’S BOOKS & AUTHORS 2020
GOING VIRTUAL BUT STAYING LOCAL
This year’s impressive list of award winning Rhode Island authors and illustrators includes:
Gaia Cornwall, Lincoln Class of '97: December 3 at 1 p.m. Recording
John Rocco: October 15 at 2 p.m. Recording
Anika Denise: November 5 at 1 p.m. Recording
Oge Mora: Tuesday, January 26 at 1 p.m. Registration information coming soon
Munir D. Mohammed
Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie, Lincoln Parent '23
Author talks will occur virtually during the school day to encourage classroom, library and learning pod attendance.
Young readers, parents, teachers, and librarians will have the chance to virtually meet and talk with the authors, purchase books, and have their books signed. The Festival celebrates the unique joy that can only be found by opening the pages of a book.