All of our vendors are independent Southern California vendors. We encourage you to support them year round!
Festival Vendors for 2014
ArtKandy, specializes in the fine art of illustration. At the Festival, Lois and Blaire will once again enthusiastically exhibit and sell artwork from children's books, comics, cartoons, as well as editorial and fantasy art. You will be able to choose from over 80 of the greatest illustrators of all time and from all of your favorite artists and characters, including Maurice Sendak, Davis Shannon, Curious George, Peter Rabbit, Greg Hildebrandt, Graeme Base and Stuart Little.
Brown Bag Books features quality, recycled, vintage and classic books and rescued book journals. Brown Bag Books has been bringing used, quality reading material to the greater Southern California area since 2004. At the Festival, this mobile “book show" will offer handpicked children’s books and rescued book journals . During the rest of the year, look for Brown Bag Books at Fairs and Farmer’s Markets around Southern California.
The Frugal Frigate, a Children's Book Store has been at their N. 6th Street location in Redlands since 1988. The storefront features books for children of all ages, a party room with costumed hostesses, custom made gift packages, storytelling every Saturday, classroom storytelling visits, fundraising book fairs, special orders, and gift certificates. Any trade book that is in print can be ordered through their online store. “There is no frigate like a book to take us lands away.” Emily Dickenson
Mrs. Nelson's Toy and Book Shop is Southern California's premier children's bookstore, offering more than 35,000 titles in their LaVerne, CA store. In addition to books and quality toys, they offer events for children of all ages including story times, a wide variety of author appearances, an online store, and off-site events. Mrs. Nelson's Book Fair Company provides book fairs for preschools, elementary schools, middle schools, high schools, private/religious schools and conferences.
OWL Associates, P.O. Box 9148, Redlands, CA 92375 is your source for professional books. You can contact OWL by FAX at (909) 798-6776 or send an e-mail. O.W.L. has been providing professional books to teachers in CA for over 25 years. O.W.L. also supplies schools with curriculum materials, professional development, and trade books.