Graphix Con: Great New Graphic Novels for Young Readers
10:00 am - 10:45 am
Saturday, October 26, 2019

We’re kicking off the Festival Weekend with an epic Graphix Con panel featuring acclaimed middle grade graphic novelists Raina Telgemeier (Guts), Gale Galligan (Boy-Crazy Stacey), and Molly Knox Ostertag (The Midwinter Witch). They’ll talk about their new books and the art of creating captivating graphic novels young readers can’t put down!

  • Moderator: Nikki Loftin
  • Book Signing: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Murcheson Chapel, next to First United Methodist Church.
  • Books will be available for sale at First United Methodist Church and in the Children’s Book Sales Tent, courtesy of BookPeople


  • Raina Telgemeier will sign for the first 150 people in line at Murcheson Chapel.
  • Telgemeier will sign her name only, she will not personalize.
  • Due to time constraints, posed photos will not be permitted.


  • At 2:00PM, Telgemeier will appear in our Children’s Book Signing Tent and pose for photos with fans.
  • In order to join the photo line, you must purchase a copy of GUTS from the Children’s Book Sales Tent.
  • Books will not be signed, however, signed book plates will be given out with the purchase of GUTS.

Raina Telgemeier, Molly Knox Ostertag, Gale Galligan, Guts, The Midwinter Witch, Boy-Crazy Stacey (The Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novel #7)


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