SCBWI

Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

AK SCBWI Barnes & Noble Book Fair

Date/Time
Date(s) - 11/28/2018
1:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location
Barnes and Noble
200 E Northern Lights Blvd - Anchorage, AK 99503


One part outreach and one part fundraiser for AK SCBWI

Events For All Ages, All Day Long

Book signings by local authors and illustrators, 1–8 pm

 

AK SCBWI Authors and Illustrators signing books at the Book Fair, Nov. 28
 

Writing Workshops for Kids, 3–4 pm

Grades 1–4: Puzzle Writing, with Jen Funk Weber
Grades 4–8: Make Old Stories New: Writing from Models, with Dan Walker
Teens: What’s Your Story?, with Lynn Lovegreen

Storytime, 4:30–5 pm

 

Storytime Books for the SCBWI Book Fair
 

Illustration Workshop, 5:30–6 pm

All ages: Comic Page Workshop, with Lucas Elliott

 

Lucas Elliott Comic Page Workshop

 

Literary Improv, 6–7 pm

Fun for the whole family, as well as writers and illustrators.

Generate dozens of story ideas and create flash stories to stretch, exercise, and develop creative muscles.

Famous-First-Lines Challenge and Author/Illustrator Panel

See if these famous first lines ring any bells, then talk with Alaska authors and illustrators about the writing life in Alaska.

In Fairbanks, Too!

AK SCBWI PAL member, Tricia Brown, will be signing books at the Barnes & Noble store in Fairbanks from 4–6 pm on the same day, Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Listen as she reads her Christmas stories at 4:30 pm.

 

Tricia Brown Christmas Books
 

Fundraiser

Support our nonprofit organization, local authors, and community events.

Shop in the Store in Anchorage or Fairbanks on Nov. 28

Mention the SCBWI Book Fair at checkout, and B&N will donate a portion of the sale to AK SCBWI.

Shop Online

Shop www.bn.com 11/28 through 12/2 to support our bookfair!
Bookfair ID# 12445631

New to the Barnes & Noble website?
1. Shop from the entire site – almost everything is eligible for our bookfair.
2. Set up a new account when you are ready to check out.
3. On the very bottom of the Payment Page, check the box “Check This Box If This Is a Bookfair Order.”
4. Type our Bookfair ID in the space provided and continue with checkout.

Signed In To Your Existing Account?
1. Shop from the entire site – almost everything is eligible for our bookfair.
2. From the Checkout page, go to the Payment Tab and click the Change button on upper-right of the tab. This expands the full Payment Page.
3. On the very bottom of the Payment Page, check the box “Check This Box If This Is a Bookfair Order.”
4. Type our Bookfair ID in the space provided and continue with checkout.

Eat Cheesecake!

Great for parties and for stimulating artistic ideas! Order cheesecakes and other treats from the cafe and mention SCBWI, and this, too, counts toward our fundraiser. You can print the SCBWI Bookfair Cafe order form ahead of time, or even email your order to have it ready for pick-up on Nov. 28th.

Come Join the Fun!

We’re still looking for volunteers, if you’d like to help. Send an email to Jen at funkandweber dot com.

We hope to see you there!