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Anderson's 20th Annual Children's Literature Breakfast

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UPDATE: 1/31/22
This event WILL be IN-PERSON. After watching metrics closely this is our final decision. 

Anderson's Bookshop Annual Children's Literature Breakfast returns for a live event!

Registration is now open!  

OUR FINAL KEYNOTE ANNOUNCEMENT! 

Joining keynote speakers KELLY YANG, DAN SANTAT, PETER H. REYNOLDS, and MICHELLE DUSTER is ...

NIKKOLAS SMITH! Nikkolas is an artivist and the illustrator behind the incredible picture book THE 1619 PROJECT: BORN ON THE WATER

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LOCAL AUTHORS JOINING US THIS YEAR ARE:

Jacqueline Alcantara, Adi Alsaid, Sarah Aronson, Amy Alznauer, Rena Barron, Betsy Bird, Jeffrey Brown, Crystal Cestari, Karla Clark, DJ Corchin, Carolyn Crimi, Lori Degman, Kathleen Doherty, Jay Fleck, Jacob Grant, Michael Leali, Alison Marcotte, Kelly Leigh Miller, Rosaria Munda, Alex Perry, Andrew Prahin, Caitlin Sangster, Adam Schmitt, Liesl Shurtliff, Suzanne Slade, Ruth Spiro, Kristi Wientge

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Join us for a morning of Children's Literature while listening to our featured Keynote Speakers and enjoying breakfast with a local author at every table!
  • A full buffet breakfast, followed by an opportunity to chat with an author or illustrator
  • Raffles*, goodie bags, book talks on the newest in Children's Literature
  • A pop-up bookstore
  • Continuing education hours
  • Our annual illustrated chair raffle*, with chairs designed by Peter H. Reynolds & Dan Santat
*100% of proceeds raised from our raffles will be donated to CASA of DuPage County.

Registration opens at 7:00 am; come early as we will begin promptly at 8:00 am. Autographing to follow at 12:00 pm.

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COVID Safety Precautions:

All attendees must be fully vaccinated and show proof of vaccination. Masks are required unless eating or drinking. We highly recommend a KN95, N95, or KF94 mask and appreciate your help in keeping our community safe!


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