Sheboygan Children's Book Festival

We are delighted to announce that these fabulous creators of books for children and teens will appear at the 2014 Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival, October 10-12!

Kevin Henkes
Denise Fleming
Blue Balliett
Peter Brown
Raina Telgemeier
Ann Bausum
Dave Roman
Jennifer S. Holland
Jesse Klausmeier
Laura Purdie Salas
José-Luis Orozco
Beth Finke
Terri Murphy
Angie Stanton

Visit our Authors/Illustrators pages to learn more about these wonderful authors and illustrators and their books.

Stay Tuned!
More information and the SCBF schedule will be added in the weeks ahead.

Festival Poster Illustration by Denise Fleming: Pre-Order Now!
We are honored to have an illustration from Denise Fleming's picture book underGROUND for our 2014 Sheboygan Children's Book Festival poster! Illustration from underGROUND copyright © 2012 by Denise Fleming. Published by BEACH LANE BOOKS.

Festival Theme: Feed Your Imagination
The 2014 festival will highlight imagination and inspiration in books for children and teens.

Come to the 5th annual Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival and be a part of a free public celebration of books and reading featuring author readings, art-making with illustrators, writing workshops, musical entertainment, book signings plus fun children’s activities and much more! Wisconsin’s only children’s book festival is for kids, teens, families, and book lovers of all ages. 


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Volunteers and supporters make the children's book festival possible. No donation of time or money is too small. Please click here to volunteer and click here to make a donation.

Participant Testimonials

  • "It was great to see children and adults alike interacting with the authors and illustrators."
  • "I think I’m going to cry! (Steven Kellogg) was so nice, and he is a good drawer and writer. (2nd grade student) "
  • "I really liked the open interaction."