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Detroit Book City's 2nd Annual African American Family Book Expo 2018

Sunday

Feb 25, 2018 – 12:00 PM

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2018 EVENT HIGHLIGHTS ADMISSION FREE FOR 1ST 1,200 REGISTRANTS! AT THE DOOR: $3/Adults - $1/Youth (under Age 3 Free)$1 SOUVENIR "KeepSake" BooksPlease reserve FREE ticket   Join us at Detroit Book City’s 2nd Annual African-American Family Book Expo 2018! The event will be held on Sunday, February 25, 2018 from 12 noon - 5pm at the newly, renovated Northwest Activities Center, 18100 Meyers Road, Detroit, MI 48235. This exciting one-day event is designed to preserve literacy in our community – at the family level. Enjoy a winter afternoon with over 50 talented, local Black Authors of adult & children books. You will meet authors, buy your "discount" autographed books and enjoy a host of family, fun entertainment -- KIDZONE...HOT Popcorn, $6 soul food lunch, photo backdrop, LOTS OF DOOR PRIZES and $1 Souvenir Booklets!!! You'll also enjoy storytelling and “author” talks from 15 amazing writer/speakers in front of a captive audience. The 1st... 200 adult arrivals will get a FREE Swag bag! This event highlights some of the best books written & illustrated by Black authors covering every aspect of African-American lives. They are well-written and beautifully illustrated. We want to continue the momentum of supporting literacy for adult & children of all ages. "Every home should have a library." And every library in Metro Detroit, should have books written by Detroit Black Authors." Register today for Detroit Book City's 2nd Annual African-American Family Book Expo 2018! Greet a room full of talent and walk away with your autographed book. This is your chance to meet a book author or illustrator of color and support literacy in one-day! Register your FREE tickets today!! Preserving Literacy in our Community A DETROIT BLACK HISTORICAL EVENT...  YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS!!!  ___________________________________________________ AUTHOR SHOWCASE 2018 Biography/MemoirHouston, FrancineSample, PhillipWilson, Brenda BusinessGalloway, Warren S. Jr. EducationHawkins, JahquanJordan, Frank "ZaaqanMatthews, Brian Hip-Hop MusicThompson, Eric Poetry/InspirationBarr, TajhaeCochran, DeniseThe Poet, RJ RelationshipsThomas, Darnell Simpson, Tialie  Guest VendorsNSpire NetworkBlack Interdependent CouncilLorena Rashid - Candles       Children Book AuthorsAfrika, SekouBaker, TeresaBass, TrinaBatchelor Davis, KimEl, Yusuf Ali Hardin, LonnaHardy, StephanieLee, Patrice (Leep Joy)Mitchell, ShirleyMngaza-Moore, LungiswaWatkins II, Te'larioBellinger, OdisWatkins, David Comics/ ColoringSavage, SherrieBatts, AndreShelton, Asher Religious / FaithGentry-Pugh, BarbraWillingham, Brittany             Self-DevelopmentBankston, Tanya  Bennett, Horatio Brown, NickiyaDavis, JameelJohnson, PaulinaKelly, Darren RobertKelly-Boyd, RanequaLove, Quentin GMendez, YolandaSegars, MaryWynne, Jonathan Urban Fiction /Romance Caldwell, LeonetteKing Benjamin Deloach-Lucas, LaKeila  Johnson, DeQuindraMann, AlizaNorfleet, IndiaPearl, Jada  Warir-Marbly, Lisa Teens/Young AdultsDabney, KarenBelcher, JahNikkiLampkin, StacySmith, Marcel       Author's Boardroom STORYTELLING / "PITCH" BOOK SessionsSUNDAY, FEB. 25 Starting at 12:45pm  REGISTERED AUTHORS... ARE YOU READY??Sign-up to "Pitch" sell or Storytell your Book today!$15 FOR 15 MIN. (7 Available Open Spots)http://www.detroitbookcity.com/2018-book-expo.html   2018 SOUVENIR BOOKLET 2018 Souvenir Booklet Sponsor Advertiser SUPPORT LITERACY...REACH 2,500 PEOPLE IN ONE-DAYSELL YOUR PRODUCTS/SERVICES Download 2018 Sponsor Advertiser Registration Formhttp://www.detroitbookcity.com/2018-book-expo.html     SWAG Bag Insert Advertiser - $40Stuff your biz card or flyer in 200 Swag Bagsdistributed to our 1st ...200 adult arrivals!  Register today.http://www.detroitbookcity.com/2018-book-expo.html Got additional questions???  Call Janeice at 248.667.6449 www.detroitbookcity.com

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