Children’s Day

During Children’s Day activities, illustrators and authors will make presentations, sign copies of their books, and be available to discuss their work one-on-one with elementary & high school age students. Multiple activities for all grade levels will take place throughout the day. View the most recently updated schedule below as a downloadable PDF. 

Books will be available for purchase from author tables throughout the event. Activities and crafts will be available all day.

Headliner Session: Louis Sachar — Newberry Award winning author

Keynote: 9:00 am – 9:30 am; Signing: 9:30 am – 9:55 am.

Chapter Books with Vicky Fang, Tracey West

Picture Book s with Shelli Johannes, Jessica Young

Tween with Natalie Lloyd, Lindsey Duga, Bill Wolfe

Tween with Kristin Tubb, J. Kasper Kramer, Tamara Bundy

Life of an Illustrator with Tom Watson

Picture Books with Shauna Reynolds, Teresa Robeson, Irene Latham

Tween with Joshua S. Levy, Ronald Smith

Tween – Reading Up with K.R. Gaddy, Dee Garretson, Sharon Cameron

Chapter Books with Jessica Burkhart, Debbie Dadey

Picture Books with Jane Brown, Kerry Madden-Lundsford, Hannah Carmona Dias

Tween with Greg Howard, Mariama Lockington, Jamie Sumner, Jennifer Camiccia

Tween – Reading Up with Cinda William Chima, Gwenda Bond

Illustrations/Graphic Novels with Mike Lowry, Andy Runton

No panels or presentations during this time.
Updated March 10, 2020 (subject to change)

Event Details


March 20, 2020
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Event Category:


SOKY Book Fest
Warren County Public Library


Knicely Conference Center
2355 Nashville Road
Bowling Green, KY 42101 United States
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Registration is managed by Lisa Rice with the Warren County Public Library. If you have questions or concerns with this event or registration, please contact:

Lisa Rice

Lisa Rice

Director, Warren County Public Library


Children’s Day is made possible through the generous support of Friends of the Warren County Public Library.

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