Book Fair Delights Kids’ Literature Fans of All Ages

Renowned children’s book author Tomie dePaola signs Quinn Ostergren’s copy of his popup book 'Brava, Strega Nona!' (Lucas Voghell '20 (CLAS)/UConn Photo)
Renowned children’s book author Tomie dePaola signs Quinn Ostergren’s copy of his popup book 'Brava, Strega Nona!' during the annual Connecticut Children's Book Fair at Rome Ballroom Nov. 3-4. (Lucas Voghell '20 (CLAS)/UConn Photo)

It was storytime this weekend for children and families attending the annual Connecticut Children’s Book Fair held at Rome Ballroom on Nov. 3 and 4. Costumed characters, arts and crafts, illustration demonstrations, book signings, and even a cooking demonstration on Saturday, entertained and enthralled kids of all ages who enjoy children’s literature.