This year's Children's Book Festival will feature acclaimed author Katherine Applegate, and will be held on May 15 and 16! Check back soon for more event details!
ABOUT KATHERINE APPLEGATE
Katherine Applegate has written many books for children and young adults, including THE BUFFALO STORM (a picture book), ROSCOE RILEY RULES (a chapter book series), and ANIMORPHS (which she wrote with her husband, Michael Grant.) Her novel HOME OF THE BRACE was awarded the 2008 Golden Kite Award for Best Fiction, the Bank Street 2008 Josette Frank Award for children's fiction, and was a Judy Lopez Memorial Award honor book.
In 2013, THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN was awarded the John Newbery Medal for the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.