In less than a week, Debbie and I will be in Miami to participate in the Miami Book Fair International. If you’re anywhere near the Miami area, we would love to see you at this incredible event.
November 19-20, 2011
Miami Book Fair International
Location: 401 N.E. Second Avenue, Suite 4102 (Building 4, 1st Floor)
11/19 @ 12:30 pm – Teen Dreams: Sarah Dessen on What Happened to Goodbye?, Colleen Houck on Tiger’s Voyage, Nancy Holder and Debbie Viguie on Damned.
ABOUT THE FAIR: from the Miami Book Fair International Web Site:
The Fair, in its 28th year, will open Sunday November 13th with the popular Evenings With… series, featuring six nights of readings and discussions with noted authors from the United States and around the world.
On Friday, the Street Fair gets under way. The highlight of the Street Fair is the Festival of Authors, with more than 350 authors reading and discussing their work, including the Latin American and Spanish authors who participate in the IberoAmerican Authors Program. Thousands of South Florida schoolchildren will help kick off the Street Fair, making the trip downtown Friday to hear authors and participate in Children’s Alley activities, including theater, arts-and-crafts, storytelling and readings by children’s book authors. Comics and graphic novels are once again featured, with the school of comics on Friday and a new section just for kids and teens, as well as presentations over the weekend by renowned graphic novelists and illustrators.
During Street Fair weekend, more than 250 publishers and booksellers exhibit and sell books, with special features like the antiquarians, who showcase of signed first editions, original manuscripts and other collectibles.
We look forward to seeing you there!