Saturday, April 23, 2016


2016 Event Guide


2016 Festival Recap

 


Lesson Plans & Bios

 

Youth Lit Fest Photo Gallery | 2016

Group [Front, L to R] Karen Akins, Janet Wong, Ard Hoyt. [Back, L to R] Michael Spradlin, Obert Skye, Henry Cole, Roland Smith, Marie Smith, Mary Casanova, Cheryl Harness, Kasmira Sheth.

Individual [Left to Right] Mary Casanova, Henry Cole, Cheryl Harness, Ard Hoyt, Kashmira Sheth, Karen Akins [right, w Casanova], Obert Skye, Marie Smith, Roland Smith [center, w Library Director & State Librarian], Michael Spradlin & Janet Wong.

Photographs by Lance Macmaster.

Featured Authors & Illustrators

Karen Akins

Young Adult Author

Mary Casanova

Author

Henry Cole

Author/Illustrator

Cheryl Harness

Author/Illustrator

Ard Hoyt

Illustrator

Kashmira Sheth

Author

Obert Skye

Author

Michael Spradlin

Author

Roland Smith

Author

Marie Smith

Author

Janet Wong

Author

Special Event Flyers


Casanova Teen Book Discussion


Wong Teacher Workshop


Spradlin Adult Presentation


Spradlin Homeschool Presentation

 

Children's Book Week

Bentonville's Youth Literature Festival is recognized as an "official event" to kick-off this year's annual Children's Book Week celebration.

 

Festival Leadership | 2016

Festival Chair

Bethany Culpepper
Festival Co-Founder & Volunteer

 

Festival Coordinator

Hadi Dudley, Library Director

 

Planning & Programming Committee

Chair: Sue Ann Pekel

Sarah Gowdy

Megan Byrnes

Shelby Clark

Emily Phillips

 

Marketing & Media Committee

Heather Hays

Kayla Symons

Dalene Schrier

Michelle Vargas

 

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