Missouri State University Libraries
The 33nd Annual Children's Literature Festival of the Ozarks
Author Presentations: 9:30 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. - Registration required
Missouri State University Campus
Friday, October 11, 2013
Free Autograph Party: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - No registration necessary
Each year, children’s authors and illustrators are invited to the Ozarks to speak with students in grades 4 through 8.
The purpose of the Festival is to improve literacy by motivating children to read and write, and these inspirational
presentations do just that! Bring your students during the day, and encourage them to bring their families to the free
autograph party in the evening.
Information on 2013 Authors and Schedule Coming Soon!
Need Further Information?
Contact Nicole Bueno, Committee Chair.
Contact Karen Martin for questions about registration.
Children's Literature Festival of the Ozarks Steering Committee
Missouri State University English Department
With support from MSU Libraries
, MSU Bookstore
Dr. Eric Kapustka, DDS, Mrs. Ethel Curbow, Mrs. Virginia Darr, Ms. Virginia Gleason, Southwest Regional Association of School Librarians