5th Annual African American Children's Book Fair


Join for a fun-filled day focused on kids’ literature about African Americans and people of other ethnicities. Enjoy author readings, illustration workshops, live performances, and art activities. Callaloo Puppets and Maria Broom delight with entertainment. Purchase hard-to-find titles in the Book Village. Celebrity readers include Newbery Medalist Kwame Alexander. The festival is sponsored by BGE. Special thanks to Enoch Pratt Free Library, Macmillan Children's Publishing Group, and Mocha Moms.

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Interesting in appearing, or vending, at the book fair?
For authors, illustrators and vendors (related to children's literature, education or enrichment) who are interested in participating in the book fair, please click here to complete the inquiry form. The deadline to apply is Friday, March 24, 2017. 






5th Annual African American Children's Book Fair
Date and Time
Saturday, May 6, 10:00 am
Contact Information
For more information call 443-263-1800