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7th Annual Local Author Book Fair

December 7, 2019
1:00 - 4:00 PM

On December 7th, local authors will gather at the Merrillville Branch to share their stories with you. Stop by any time from 1-4 PM to purchase any books that catch your eye and meet fantastic writers from the area!

All Author Slots Have Been Filled

All tables for the local author fair have been claimed! If you're an author, keep an eye out for next year's fair - registrations always open in the fall!

Want an email next year when registrations open? Send us an Ask a Librarian form with your contact info and let us know you'd like to be added to next year's Local Author Book Fair contact list.

This Year's Authors

Yusuf Ali El

My Father Knows (fiction; picture book)

Kathryn Page Camp

Creating Esther (fiction; middle grade)

Desert Jewels (fiction; middle grade)

Writers in Wonderland (nonfiction)

In God We Trust (nonfiction)

Nicole Clark-Fleming

Abused Adolescent (memoir)

Dennis Glenn Collins

Conflicts in History: Measuring Symmetry, Thermodynamic Modeling and Other Work (nonfiction)

Ora Lee Day

The Thoughts In My Head (inspirational; self-help)

Valerie Gipson

Fully Favorable: Spiritual Nuggets for the Soul (poetry)

Liza Groszek

The Lonesome Isle (fiction)

Above and Below (fiction)

Jesse Johnson

Blackout: The African-American Appreciation of Art (nonfiction)

Albert Koch

Help Mom with the Dishes (memoir)

Koch's Choice: Memories and Musings from the Mind Cafeteria, A to Z (memoir)

Mark Edward Langley

Path of the Dead (fiction)

Kendren Simmons

Moments of Meditation I-III (inspirational)

LaTanya Tindall

31 Uniquely Inspirational Expressions (inspirational)

Brian Vukadinovich

Motion for Justice: I Rest My Case (nonfiction)

Our first ever local author book fair in 2013

Our first ever Local Author Book Fair, 2013

Upcoming Events
Sat, Jun 06, 10:30am - 10:45am
Lake County Public Library YouTube Page - bit.ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books... more
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills. bit.ly/LCPLstorytime
Registration is now closed

Sun, Jun 07, 3:00pm - 3:15pm
Lake County Public Library YouTube Page - bit.ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer... more
Children in early elementary grades are invited to join us for a picture book reading. This special program will feature a longer picture book, read in its entirety. bit.ly/LCPLstorytime

Tue, Jun 09, 10:30am - 10:45am
Lake County Public Library YouTube Page - bit.ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books... more
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills. bit.ly/LCPLstorytime

Wed, Jun 10, 10:30am - 10:45am
Lake County Public Library YouTube Page - bit.ly/LCPLstorytime
Children from birth through 23 months and a caregiver are invited to tune in weekly for a 10 to 15-minute lapsit program that fosters... more
Children from birth through 23 months and a caregiver are invited to tune in weekly for a 10 to 15-minute lapsit program that fosters child development and pre-literacy skills. bit.ly/LCPLstorytime

Thu, Jun 11, 10:30am - 10:45am
Lake County Public Library YouTube Page - bit.ly/LCPLstorytime
Children in mid to upper elementary school grades are invited to tune in weekly to learn about a book and hear the first chapter. All... more
Children in mid to upper elementary school grades are invited to tune in weekly to learn about a book and hear the first chapter. All books are available on Hoopla or Overdrive. bit.ly/LCPLstorytime

Sat, Jun 13, 10:30am - 10:45am
Lake County Public Library YouTube Page - bit.ly/LCPLstorytime
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books... more
Children and families are invited to tune in for a short digital storytime. This session will last 10-20 minutes and will feature books and songs to foster pre-literacy skills. bit.ly/LCPLstorytime