Author / Illustrator Book Fair!
Come meet four award winning authors and get your books signed by them!
- Matthew McElligott, award-winning author of the Mad Scientist Academy and Benjamin Franklinstein book series and many others;
- Torrey Maldonado, teacher and author of Tight and Secret Saturdays. Voted Top 10 Latino Author & Best Middle Grade & Young Adult novelist for African Americans;
- James Ransome, recipient of the Coretta Scott King Award for The Creation and the NAACP Image Award for Let My People Go, along with a multitude of additional honors for his extensive body of work;
- Cheryl Willis Hudson, author, publisher and entrepreneur who co-founded Just Us Books, Inc., a publishing company specializing in children’s books that focus on Black experiences. She is a recipient of the Stephen Crane Award, a member of the Children's Book Committee of PEN America and is an inductee of the International Literary Hall of Fame for Writers of African Descent.
Books by the authors will be available for purchase and light refreshments will be served. This program is free and open to all ages. No registration required.
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