U.S. Circuit Court Judge Robert L. Wilkins will be at Baldwin Public Library(300 W. Merrill St. Birmingham, MI 48009) on Wednesday, March 15th, at 7:00 PM. Judge Wilkins will be promoting his book on the new National Museum of African American History and Culture, Long Hard Road to Truth.Book Beat will be selling books at the event. If you have any questions, or would like to reserve a book beforehand, please call Book Beat at (248) 968-1190. This event is free and open to the public, although registration is required. You can register here.
Author, Lecturer, and Advocate Janice Fialka will be at Book Beat on Sunday, March 26th from 2:00-4:00 PM to have a conversation regarding her book What Matters: Reflections on Disability, Community and Love. Books will be available for signing and purchase at the event. If you have any questions or would like to reserve her book, please call Book Beat (248) 968-1190. This event is free and open to the public. Book Beat is located at 26010 Greenfield Rd, Oak Park, MI 48237.
Book Beat and the Sierra Club present poet Helen Frost and photographer Rick Lieder at Book Beat on Saturday, April 8th from 1:00-4:00pm to celebrate the release of their latest collaboration, Wake Up! Wake Up! is the follow up to their three previous critically-acclaimed collaborations: Step Gently Out, Among a Thousand Fireflies and Sweep Up The Sun. They will be speaking and signing copies of their work. Book Beat is located at 26010 Greenfield Rd, Oak Park, MI 48237.
The Book Beat reading group selection for March is The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin. The Reading Group will meet on Wednesday, March 29th at 7pm at the Goldfish Tea Room (117 W 4th St #101, Royal Oak, MI 48067). Reading Group selections are discounted 15% at Book Beat. Attendance is free and open to the public. For more information, please call (248) 968-1190. All are welcome!