Celebrating Diverse and Indie Authors at the Macon Library This Weekend

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Please stop by the Macon Library this Saturday! The Friend of the Macon Library is hosting a children’s comic and book fair showcasing diverse and indie authors. The event will be held inside the library, located at 361 Lewis Avenue, and will last between 12pm and 4pm, with a children’s storytime between 2pm and 4pm.

The New York-based authors that will be in attendance including Nancy Colas Gaillard, author of Simply Sienna, Obiora N. Anekwe, author of The Adventures of Blind Tom and Ma Rainey Sings the Blues, Anthony Tucker, author of A Rocky Start and many more.

Several graphic novels will be presented by authors from Women’s In Comic Collective; WorldWideBuddies will present a select story from their app, a platform with a series of fictional, educational stories from characters from around the world; and finally Brooklyn Neighborhood Services will share info for their youth financial literacy program.

The Friends Group also plans to sell food during the event, and all proceeds will go back to supporting the services of the library. Interested? Please RSVP to the Facebook event.

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