The Virginia Children’s Book Festival sparks a love of reading in Virginia youth

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RICHMOND, Va - Juanita Giles, Festival Director, along with St. Andrews School Teacher Jane Page Watson and 3rd Grader Brielle, shared a preview of the two-day Virginia Children’s Book Festival. The event will bring authors and illustrators together with Virginia’s youth for exciting programs to foster the enjoyment of reading. The Festival is Friday, October 16th and Saturday, October 17th at Longwood University in Farmville. For more information visit and