Fox Cities Book Festival 2018: October 8th - October 14th

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Kaukauna Public Library

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207 Thilmany Rd. Ste 200
Kaukauna , WI United States
October 8, 2018
1:30 pm -
2:30 pm
 
Font, History, WWII

A graphic designer’s search for inspiration leads to a cache of letters and the mystery of one man’s fate during World War II.

Non-Fiction
6:30 pm -
7:30 pm
 
Formatting, Publishing, Short Stories

Polish your work and avoid editor pet peeves. Tips and tricks for submitting your work so that it gets noticed (in a good way).

Craft Presentations
October 9, 2018
1:30 pm -
2:30 pm
 
Process

Are you concerned about what your sister or, heaven forbid, your mother, would think about your memoir? Fictionalize it and sleep easy. Here’s how.

Craft Presentations
6:30 pm -
7:30 pm
 
Film, Inspirational, Marketing

Appleton author Amanda Lauer presents her Heaven Intended series and how her first novel garnered a movie contract and what it takes to bring a book to the big screen.

Fiction
October 10, 2018
1:30 pm -
2:30 pm
 
Inspirational, Romance, Suspense

Seven (or more) Astonishing Author Secrets!

Craft Presentations
6:30 pm -
7:30 pm
 
Mystery, Series

It's a grim world out there.  Perhaps you need a nice, wholesome cozy murder mystery to lift your spirits.  Modern life can be poisonous.  Spend an hour with Kathy and her amateur sleuth, Rhiannon Nolan.

Craft Presentations
October 11, 2018
9:30 am -
10:30 am
 
Picture Book

Join author Linda Vander Heyden and Kaukauna storytime staff for a special Fox Cities Book Festival storytime!

Family-Friendly Kids
1:30 pm -
2:30 pm
 
Inspirational, Process, Reading

Walk with Judy and Packer greats down the road of adventure, honor, and faith. Win or lose, enjoy the glory of a life of excellence. And learn to shout within.

Craft Presentations
6:30 pm -
7:30 pm
 
Crime, History

Corruption in the courts, the Ku Klux Klan roaming the streets, and the highest homicide rate in America. This was Madison in the 1920s.

Non-Fiction
October 12, 2018
10:00 am -
11:00 am
 
Local History, Performance

Join local historian, Carol Mainville Van Boxtel, as she takes you on a bus tour of historic Kaukauna. Registration is required for this event and begins on October 1st; please register by calling the Kaukauna Public Library at (920) 766-6340.

1:30 pm -
2:30 pm
 
Local History, Research

When asked to write the history of Kaukauna Utilities, routine research left puzzle pieces missing for local historian Carol Mainville Van Boxtel. Discovering “how” and “why” helped her to uncover the missing puzzle pieces.

Craft Presentations
4:00 pm -
5:00 pm
 
Marketing, Romance

The best marketing strategies for 2018. This marketing gig changes weekly it seems, but learn how to stay on top of it continually and adjust to the market.

Fiction
October 13, 2018
9:15 am -
10:15 am
 
Collage, Illustrator, Picture Books

Interested in learning about how a picture book is illustrated? Join me for this interactive session that is enlightening and will also get you actively involved in creating.

Family-Friendly Kids
11:30 am -
12:30 pm
 
Editing, Publishing, Writing

A panel discussion with horror writers Kat Köhler, James Lowder, Sarah Read, Richard Thomas, and Chris Welch

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