Schedule

Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
9:45 – 10:15 a.m.

Opening Music

with DJ Tony

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
10:00 – 10:45 a.m.

Special Character Meet and Greet

with Scholastic And PBS characters

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
10:00 - 10:45 a.m.

TELLING A STORY WITH PICTURES

with Nathan Hale, Amy Ignatow, Kory Merritt, Moderator: F. Andrew Taylor

Auditorium
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.

TECHNIQUES FOR CREATIVE AND BEAUTIFUL LETTERING

with Las Vegas Scribes

Room 140
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
10:15 – 10:30 a.m.

Theodore Roosevelt

with Doug Mishler

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
10:30 – 10:45 a.m.

Music

with DJ Tony

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
10:45 – 11:30 a.m.

Musical Performance

with Mister G

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
10:45 – 11:30 a.m

A READING OF WHERE'S WALRUS? AND PENGUIN?

with Stephen Savage

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

Witches in our Midst: Salem, 1692

with Stacy Schiff

Auditorium
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

IS THAT A JOKE IN YOUR POCKET? THE IMPORTANCE OF HUMOR IN LITERATURE AND MEDIA

with Don Calame

Tent 1
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

EXPLORING WILD PLACES and NATIONAL PARKS with THEODORE ROOSEVELT

with Doug Mishler

Tent 2
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

UNIQUE VOICES IN MEDICAL WRITING, From Medical Detectives to Exploring Infections Mental Illness

with Mary Guinan, MD, PhD, Harriet Washington

Tent 3
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
11:00 - 11:45 a.m.

INTO CONGO WITH THE BONOBOS

with Eliot Schrefer

Room 125
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
11:30 – 11:45 a.m.

Music

with DJ Tony

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
11:30 – 11:45 a.m.

Special Character Meet and Greet

with Scholastic And PBS characters

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
11:45 a.m. – Noon

Welcome and Book Reading

with Councilman Bob Coffin

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
12:00 – 12:15 p.m.

Music

with DJ Tony

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

THE CASE FOR LOVING, A Reading and Illustration Presentation

with Alko & Quals

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
12:00 - 12:45 p.m.

THE IMPACT OF LEGACY, The Power of Doing Good Things

with Randy Sutton & Frank Shankwitz

Auditorium
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
12:00 - 12:45 p.m.

MY BOOKS ALMOST KILLED ME, The Ins and Outs of Finishing Your Book (Without It Finishing You)

with Eliot Schrefer and Adam Silvera

Tent 1
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
12:00 - 12:45 p.m.

INCOMPLETE ODYSSEYS: FROM HOMER TO PTSD TODAY

with David Morris, Mary Penney, Chuck Dean, Kelly Folliard

Tent 2
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
12:00 - 12:45 p.m.

DEVELOPING A SERIES - Walking the Land of Your Story

with Jodi Thomas

Tent 3
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
12:00 - 12:45 p.m.

CENSORSHIP IS THE OBSCENITY

with Chris Crutcher, John L. Smith, Katherine Keller

Room 125
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
12:00 - 1:45 p.m.

EXPLORING CREATIVE BOOK ARTS

with Las Vegas Scribes

Room 140
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
12:15 – 1:00 p.m

Performance

with Bushwick Book Club

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
12:30 – 12:45 p.m.

Special Character Meet and Greet

with Scholastic And PBS characters

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
12:45 – 1:30 p.m.

PICTURE BOOK ADVENTURE AWAITS

with Chris Van Dusen

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
1:00 – 1:15 p.m.

Music

with DJ Tony

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Streetv Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
1:00 - 1:45 p.m.

TURNING REAL LIFE INTO FICTION

with Chris Crutcher, Steven Bickmore, Susan Slykerman

Tent 1
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
1:00 - 1:45 p.m.

Seekers, Saints & Scoundrels of Red Rock

with Sharon Schaff, Chuck Williams, Norm Kresge

Tent 2
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
1:00 - 1:45 p.m.

ONE PINEAPPLE, ONE DUKE, and TWO DOGS

with Eloisa James

Auditorium
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
1:00 - 1:45 p.m.

FREAKING OUT TOGETHER, Mommy Groups and the Power of Community in Early Parenthood

with Elizabeth Isadora Gold

Room 125
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Spark Poetry

with Various Students

Tent 3
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
1:15 – 2:00 p.m.

Musical Performance

with Mister G

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
1:30 – 1:45 p.m.

Special Character Meet and Greet

with Scholastic And PBS characters

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
1:45 – 2:30 p.m.

Meet the Moodys – Judy & Stink

with Megan McDonald

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
2:00 – 2:15 p.m.

Music

with DJ Tony

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
2:00 - 2:45 p.m.

SHADOWS OF A PROMISED LAND: Mob, Myth and the Making of the Las Vegas Identity

with Sally Denton, Michael Green, Geoff Schumacher, Greg Blake Miller

Tent 2
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101

2:00 - 2:45 p.m.

READING THE RAINBOW, How You Can Be Part of the LGBTQ Diversity in YA

with Amy Rose Capetta, Cori McCarthy, André Wade

Tent 1
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
2:00 - 2:45 p.m.

RED PLATOON, A True Story of American Valor

with Clinton Romesha, Medal of Honor Recipient

Auditorium
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
2:00 - 2:45 p.m.

MAGICAL WORLDS, Bringing Them to Life

with Gabe Denning, Gregory Kompes, Michelle C. Reilly, Shannan Albright, Elizabeth Spaur

Room 125
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
2:00 - 2:45 p.m.

DOOM TOWNS, Creating a Graphic History of Atomic Testing

with Andrew Kirk, PhD

Room 140
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
2:15 – 3:00 p.m.

Performance

with Bushwick Book Club

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
2:30 – 2:45 p.m.

Special Character Meet and Greet

with Scholastic And PBS characters

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
2:45 – 3:15 p.m.

POPTROPICA, Reading

with Kory Merritt

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
3:00 – 3:15 p.m

Music

with DJ Tony

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
3:00 - 3:45 p.m.

JOURNALISM SAVES LIVES, Las Vegas Sun Pulitzer Prize Panel

with Alexandra Berzon, Drex Heikes, Matt Hufman, Mike Kelley, Brian Greenspun

Tent 2
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
3:00 - 3:45 p.m.

BOOKS TO BIG SCREEN/TV

with Alisa Valdes, CL Gaber

Tent 3
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
3:00 - 3:45 p.m.

DIVERSITY IN WRITING

with Adam Silvera, Selina Alko, Sean Qualls, André Wade

Tent 1
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
3:00 - 3:45 p.m.

WHY CRIME FICTION: The Dark Pleasures , Risks, and Rewards of Writing in this Genre

with Jim Nisbet, Thomas Perry, Chris Pavone, Jo Perry

Auditorium
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
3:00 - 3:45 p.m.

Working Title

with Eloisa James, Jodi Thomas, L.A. Jones, Amanda Skenandore

Room 125
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15TH
3:00 – 3:45 p.m.

TREASURED LANDS

with Q T Luong

Room 140
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
3:15 – 3:30 p.m.

Special Character Meet and Greet

with Scholastic And PBS characters

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
3:15 – 4:00 p.m.

ARE MY EYES PLAYING TRICKS?

with Discovery Museum

Children's Main Stage
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
3:30 – 4:00 p.m.

HAZARDOUS TALES, Reading

with Nathan Hale

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
4:00 - 4:45 p.m.

Longmire and Me

with Craig Johnson

Auditorium
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, OCTOBER 15TH
4:00 – 4:15 p.m.

Special Character Meet and Greet

with Scholastic And PBS characters

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
4:00 – 4:15 p.m.
4:15 – 4:45 p.m.

THE MIGHTY ODDS, Reading

with Amy Ignatow

Story Time Tent
Historic 5th Street School
401 S. 4th Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Saturday, October 15
5:30 PM

Reading and Conversation

with Geoff Dyer

Inspire Theatre
107 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89101
702-750-0017
Saturday, October 15
6:30 PM

Reading and Conversation

with Adam Johnson – Pulitzer Prize Winner

Inspire Theatre
107 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89101
702-750-0017
Saturday, October 15
7:30 PM

Reading and Conversation

with Katherine Boo – Pulitzer Prize Winner

Inspire Theatre
107 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89101
702-750-0017