The Provo City Library is committed to bringing exciting, well-known and well-beloved authors to Utah Valley!  We invite the finest authors and illustrators in the publishing world to participate in our AuthorLink series. We also act as a launching point for nationally published local authors. 

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R. Gregory Christie

Monday, March 25

Workshop for Families
5:30 pm | Room #302

Lecture & Book Signing
7:00 pm | The Attic

R. Gregory Christie is a Caldecott honoree, seven-time recipient of the Coretta Scott King honor and a NAACP Image Award winner. Join him for a workshop and then a discussion of his art and the Caldecott award.

Enrollment in the workshop is limited; free tickets for this program will be available online beginning March 19 at 9 am.

This program is being held in conjunction with the exhibit Young at Art: A Selection of Caldecott Art, on display in The Attic from March 25 - April 30.

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Ally Condie

Tuesday, March 26
7:00 pm | Ballroom

Ally Condie is the bestselling author of the MATCHED trilogy and SUMMERLOST. Join us for the launch of her new young adult novel, THE LAST VOYAGE OF POE BLYTHE. Ally will appear in conversation with Shannon Hale.

Free tickets for this program will be available online beginning March 12 at 9:00 am.

Books will be available for preorder or on-site purchase courtesy of The King's English.

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Julie Berry

Wednesday, March 27
7:00 pm | Room #309

“An unforgettable romance so Olympian in scope, human at its core, and lyrical in its prose that it must be divinely inspired.” – Kirkus Reviews, starred review

Printz Honor winner Julie Berry (THE PASSION OF DOLSSA, ALL THE TRUTH THAT’S IN ME) visits the Provo Library on tour for her latest star-reviewed book, LOVELY WAR, an epic teen love story set during the second World War.

This is a free event; no tickets required.

Books will be available for preorder and on site purchase courtesy of The King's English.

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Marla Frazee

Tuesday, April 2
7:00 pm | The Attic

Marla Frazee was awarded a Caldecott Honor for ALL THE WORLD and A COUPLE OF BOYS HAVE THE BEST WEEK EVER. She is the author-illustrator of many books including ROLLER COASTER, THE BOSS BABY, and BOOT & SHOE. Join Marla for an evening as she discusses her work and the Caldecott Award.

Free tickets for this program will be available online beginning March 19 at 9 am.

This program is being held in conjunction with the exhibit Young at Art: A Selection of Caldecott Art, on display in The Attic from March 25 - April 30.

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Questions?  Please contact the Community Relations Office at 801-852-6722.