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9th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest
Sat, June 17, 2017, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM CDT
The 9th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest is a three hour book fair that is open to the public with free admission. The book fair features 10 African American authors from all genres.This year's headline authors are National Bestselling authors Patricia Haley, Naleighna Kai, and James Gordon aka G.P.A. Other authors in attendance are Rose Jackson Beavers, Sierra Kay, Adrienna Turner, Dr. Janice Hooker Fortman, Authoress Lady R, Cassandra Washington, Julia Press Simmons, Demetrius Hawkins, and Patricia Ballentine.
The first hour will be dedicated to author introductions. Each author will get five minutes to either read an excerpt of their book or to tell attendees more about themselves or their books. This will be followed by a 10-15 minute Q&A session with the attendees.
The first 100 attendees that purchase a book at the event from the attending authors will get a free SWAG Bag that includes an additional free book, and other promo items. If you buy 2 books by 2 different featured authors, you will get 2 books in your SWAG bag! ( limited quantities) If you buy 3 or more books by 3 different featured authors, you will get 3 books in your SWAG bag!
( limited quantities)