2016's Hudson Children's Book Festival set for Saturday, May 7th! 10am - 3pm!

POET. KIDS AUTHOR. NOVELIST. TEACHER. COOL DUDE. KWAME ALEXANDER WINS THE 2015 NEWBERY MEDAL FOR "THE CROSSOVER"

We will be hosting him on Saturday, May 7, 2016! For more info, about Kwame, please check out the following link.http://www.bookinaday.org

Authors & Illustrators -- Would you like to participate in the 2016 Festival?

Our 2016 Application Form is now available!

If you'd like to be a participating author at the 2016 Hudson Children's Book Festival, please download and complete the application. Participating authors and illustrators are chosen at our discretion and each applicant will be notified of their status whether accepted or not.

If you are not chosen as a participating author, you will be placed on a wait list. The deadline for applying is March 25, 2016. Please send your completed application to hcbf@hudsoncityschooldistrict.com or via snail mail at the address on the form.


Click to Download the Application Form

How to Contact the Book Festival

Email: hcbf@hudsoncityschooldistrict.com

You can call (518) 828-4360 and speak with Lisa Dolan (extension: 1112) or Jennifer Clark (extension: 8202) for additional information.

Fund Raisers for the Hudson Childrens Book Festival

Annual Hot Sub Sale

Friday, January 15, 2016
11 a.m. - 6 p.m. or SOLD OUT! • $8 per sub • Meatballs, Pepperoni, or Sausage & Peppers
Get your tickets, so you're guaranteed a sub!
Central Hudson Firehouse
77 N. 7th Street Hudson!

Tickets available in each building or if you message us!

Fun Facts about the Hudson Childrens Book Festival held in Hudson NY each year

Fun Facts

Did You Know?
The Hudson Children's Book Festival is the LARGEST book festival in New York State!

Authors featured at the Book Festival in Hudson NY

Listen to our Festival Song!

Junior High School music teacher, Marylou Knull and a group of talented Jr/Sr High students wrote the lyrics and music for the official Hudson Children's Book Festival song, Inside a Book, and recorded it at Henry Hirsch's Waterfront Recording Studio! Click the link to listen!

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