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North Texas Teen Book Festival Teacher Professional Development:

Books, Books, Books: A Symposium for Educators @ NTTBF

Date: March 22, 2019, 8 AM to 4 PM
Location: Irving Convention Center
Cost: Free, $10 Parking
Credit: 7 CPE

Join Sam Houston State University professors, Dr. Rose Brock,Dr. Karin Perry, and Dr. Teri Lesesne as they welcome special guests Gordon Korman, Elizabeth Acevado, Soman Chainani, Holly Goldberg Sloan, Max Brallier, and many more MG and YA authors to North Texas as they share the best new books for readers, as well focus on practical and exciting ways to engage young readers from upper elementary through high school.

NOTE:  There will not be a featured YA author luncheon this year; rather, attendees may leave for lunch, bring a lunch, or eat in the café at the Irving Convention Center. A variety of dining options are now open a block from the Irving Convention Center.

All attendees must register at either Region 10 ESC or Region 11 ESC, even if you are not part of school district, and we ask that attendees do not bring children to this professional development event; NTTBF provides a free, all day festival on Saturday, March 23 for readers of all ages.

Register by clicking one of the buttons below!


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Day 2 of Author Reveals!

Who’s ready for round 2 of reveals? I can hardly contain my excitement for all the talented authors we have in store for you! Without further ado, here’s the rest of your #NTTBF19 authors!

Author Reveals!!!

Day 1 of author reveals has me spinning! Check out these amazing authors that will be at #NTTBF19! Tune in tomorrow for more reveals!