McIntyre’s Books in Fearrington Village in Pittsboro is presenting its 3rd Annual Whirlikids Book Festival on Saturday, March 7th, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
This free festival will feature many author readings and signings, activities and musical performance. Kids of all reading levels, but especially kids age 3 and up, are invited to this event.
All events will take place at The Fearrington Barn, 2000 Fearrington Village Center, Pittsboro.
Authors and Illustrators (so far):
- John Patrick Green, The InvestiGators
- Ethan Long, Hello World!
- Andrew Maraniss, Games of Deception
- Carlie Sorosiak, I, Cosmo
- Gillian McDunn, The Queen Bee and Me
- Frances O’Roark Dowell, The Class
- E.B. Goodale, Under the Lilacs
- Tom Watson, Trouble at Table 5 #1: The Candy Caper
- Zetta Elliott, The Dragon Thief
- Jason Tharp, It’s Okay To Be a Unicorn!
- Justin Dean, Awesome Dog 5000 vs. Mayor Bossypants (Book 2)
- Anne Blankman, The Blackbird Girls
- Greg Howard, Middle School’s a Drag, You Better Werk!
- Stacy McAnulty , Moon! Earth’s Best Friend
- Tameka Fryer Brown, Brown Baby Lullaby
- Beth Ferry, The Bold, Brave Bunny
- J. Kasper Kramer, The Story That Cannot Be Told
- Linda Ashman, Take Your Pet To School Day
- Special workshops with the creative minds behind TinkerActive Workbooks
- Visit wit Daniel Tiger and Pete the Cat
- Visit the farm animals in the Belted Barnyard
- Explore the gardens