Two-time Coretta Scott King Honor Book winner Sharon Flake will be appearing at the Detroit Public Library- Main Branch (5201 Woodward Ave., Downtown Detroit) on Tuesday, May 13 at 10am and 12pm for two separate programs where she will speak and sign copies of her many beloved books. If you cannot make either event, she will also be presenting at the Main Branch on Wednesday, May 14 at 10am. These events are free and open to the public. If you are with a school or classroom and would like to make arrangements to attend either of the programs, contact Lurene Carter at the Main Branch (313) 481-1360. Books will be available for purchase and signing at the event courtesy of Book Beat.
Sharon Flake is the author of many classic children’s and young adults books including: The Skin I’m In, You Don’t Even Know Me, Broken Bike Boy and the Queen of 33rd Street, Begging For Change, and Who Am I Without Him. She is a two-time Coretta Scott King Honor Book winner- among many other honors and awards- who’s books have sold over half a million copies!
Join us for this special program with one of the most beloved children’s authors working today!