35th Annual BYU Symposium on Books for Young Readers

BYU's Symposium on Books for Young Readers is a two-day event for librarians, teachers, parents, and anyone age 14 and older who enjoys children's literature.

Registration information may be found here.

The symposium features nationally known authors and illustrators of children's books. Each shares his or her unique perspectives, followed by a question-and-answer session. In addition, autograph sessions and informal discussion groups with individual authors are held. Participants can register to receive one hour of continuing education credit for attending the symposium and fulfilling reading and other assignments.

This year's featured authors include:

Christian McKay Heidicker

Lesa Cline-Ransome

Minh LĂȘ 

James E. Ransome

Sam Ricks

Joyce Sidman

Event date: 
Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 8:00am to Friday, July 16, 2021 - 4:00pm
Event address: 
Provo Library at Academy Square
550 North university Dr
Provo, UT 84601