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FYI...This was recently posted by the coordinator for the Georgia Children's 
Literature Conference to be held in Athens, Georgia on the UGA campus and 
thought I'd's a great way to see authors and illustrators in a smaller 
setting and I've even had breakfast with several over the years.
Dear Children’s Literature Lovers:

Registration for the 39th Annual Children’s Literature Conference, to be held 
in Athens GA, on February 29-March 1, 2008 at the Georgia Center for 
Continuing Education, is now available.

This year’s conference features Brian Pinkney, Caldecott Honor Medalist for 
The Faithful Friend (1996) and Duke Ellington (1999).; Cynthia Kadohata, winner 
of the 2005 Newbery Medal for Kira-Kira; Ian Ogilvy,  
winner of the 2007 Children's Book Award for Measle and the Wrathmonk; David 
Wiesner, 3-time Caldecott Award winner for Tuesday (1992), The Three Pigs 
(2002), and Flotsam (2007).; and Mo Willems, winner of the 2007 Children's Picture 
Storybook Award for Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!, a 2004 Caldecott 
Medal Honor Book.

Four ways to register:
Online at: 

By Mail: 39th Annual Conference on Children’s Literature- # 62875
Georgia Center for Continuing Education Conference Center and Hotel,
The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, 30602-3603

By Phone: 706-542-2134 or 800-884-1381

By Fax: 706-542-6596 or 800-884-1419

You can also register through accessing the GCBA website at:
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Tony Pope
Library Media Specialist
McHenry Primary School
100 McHenry Dr.
Rome, GA  30161

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