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Trenton Book Fair
April 24 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Friends of the Trenton Free Public Library will host Trenton Book Fair on Sunday, April 24, from 1 pm – 4 pm.
This is a Trenton/Local Authors’ event to showcase local talent. Authors are tabling and selling their books. Visitors will be able to engage with the authors.
There will be 20+ Trenton authors, and authors who have written about Trenton who will participate in the book fair. Click HERE to see the list of the participating local authors.
Also, join us for a special session at 2 pm with a guest speaker, Kassahun Checole
Kassahun Checole founded Africa World Press/Red Sea Press in 1983 and is still the President and Publisher. He previously taught at Rutgers and El Colegio de Mexico. He has won numerous awards. In business since 1983, the mission of the press is to provide high-quality literature on the history, culture, and politics of Africa and the African Diaspora. The press is based in Trenton and has published over 3,000 books, and currently publishes 40-60 books per year.
The Friends of the Trenton Free Public Library thank the following vendors for sponsoring refreshments for the event.
- Royal Cake Creations: 9 Willow St, Trenton NJ
- Italian Peoples Bakery: 63 Butler St, Trenton NJ
- Starbucks (Trenton): 102 Warren St, Trenton NJ
- Halo Farm: 970 Spruce St, Trenton NJ