We Love California Authors & Illustrators Luncheon

Author Joan Graham connects with students and parents from Vintage Magnet Elementary at our annual "We Love California Authors & Illustrators" luncheon.

Master storyteller and author, Kendall Haven

Master storyteller, author Kendall Haven, visits Bridges Charter School in Thousand Oaks.

Ed Pert Display 2013

Ed Pert Display 2013 Luncheon by Blessed Sacrament Elementary School

Check out the Raffle at our annual luncheon. Lots of great items for book lovers!

Register here on-line for the February 22nd event!

Connect with Authors and Illustrators!

As a member, connect with several authors and learn about their books and presentations. Or as an author/illustrator, this is your time to shine and share!! For more info, contact our Luncheon Chair, Heather Biggs

Ed Pert Display 2013

Ed Pert Display 2013 Luncheon by Valerio Elementary School

Enjoy a lovely table at our annual "We Love Authors and Illustrators" luncheon.

Register here on-line for the February 22nd event!

Author and Board Member, Ann Stalcup

Ann Stalcup connects with families at our 2013 "We Love Authors & Illustrators" luncheon.

Children's Author, Martin Burton

Martin Burton serves as California Readers Luncheon Master of ceremonies

Register NOW for our 2014 “We Love California Authors & Illustrators” Luncheon

LuncheonSaturday, February 22, 2014 from 10:30AM to 2:00PM.
Castaway Restaurant and Banquet Center, Burbank, CA
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Ed Pert Award RecipientsFourth grade teachers from Vintage Math, Science and Technology Magnet received the Ed Pert Award, winning 100 books by California authors and an author visit! Fourth grade students will begin their project using these books and will display their project at our 2014 luncheon in February. More Info

Californa Readers

California Readers is a group of educators, librarians, authors, artists, parents, book sellers, and business representatives whose mission is to connect California children, young adults, and their school communities with California authors, artists, and their creative works.

    Featured Author: Janet Tashjian

    Janet TashjianWe are proud to announce that Janet Tashjian will the be the keynote speaker for our 2014 “We Love California Authors & Illustrators” luncheon.

    Janet Tashjian has been writing books for children for almost two decades. Her The Gospel According to Larry series is a cult favorite; her novel Tru Confessions is an acclaimed Disney TV movie, and Fault Line is on many school’s required reading lists.

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