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Canandaigua Children's Book Festival: Canandaigua, NY - September 29, 2018
Some of the authors who came to the Festival, organized by the Community Reading Partnership, held at Fingerlakes Community College: Sally Valentine, Kevin Kurtz, Vivian Vande Velde, Elizabeth Falk, and Damon Piletz
Damon with co-writer Colin C. Coots, Damon's wife Angel, and Damon's alter-ego Rich Unkel
Elizabeth Falk
Ron Mazzarella
Julie Cummins, with her husband Blair
Kevin Kurtz
Josh Mull and David Smith
Book store owner (Explore! The Book) Anne Mancilla with Sally Valentine
There were presentations, such as this one by Kevin...
...crafts...
(origami frogs)
...and characters in costume...
Damon and Angel with Rich Unkel.
Colin drew portraits of some of the attendees.
The Festival has some of the world's nicest volunteers.
(origami frog expert)
Some of the people who stopped by my table...