**Please note that our long-time festival registrars, Jim and Shirley Clark of Clark Systems Corp., have retired. If you need assistance setting up the book festival as a vendor, please contact our offices at (601) 266-4228.
Registration is available online for those paying with a credit card or via a downloadable paper registration form for those paying with checks or purchase orders.
Register online here.
Download the paper registration form here (PDF).
Refund and cancellation policy:
Requests for the Children’s Book Festival registration fee refunds must be made in writing to the address below. Requests received on or before March 6, 2015, will receive a full refund, less a $20 processing fee. After March 6, partial refunds may be available.
Requests for the Children’s Book Festival registration fee refunds must be made in writing to:
Fay B. Kaigler Children’s Book Festival
School of Library and Information Science
118 College Drive #5146
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
Early-bird registration must be received by February 6, 2015.
Regular registration begins on February 7, 2015.
After March 20, 2015, you must register on-site.
|Early Bird (By February 6)||Regular Registration (Begins February 7)|
|All three days||$175||All three days||$200|
|All three days retired librarian/over 60||$150||All three days retired librarian/over 60||$180|
|Single-Day Rates||Early Bird||Regular||Southern Miss Community (all three days)|
|Wednesday||$100||$125||Faculty and staff||$75|
|Thursday Ezra Jack Keats Awards Luncheon||$20|
|Friday Luncheon with David Levithan||$20|