Jacqueline Woodson is the bestselling author of more than two dozen award-winning books for young adults and children, including the memoir Brown Girl Dreaming, which won the 2014 National Book Award. Woodson was recently named the Young Peoples Poet Laureate by the Poetry Foundation. Her new adult novel, Another Brooklyn, was nominated for a National Book Award.
Mahogany Books will have copies of Jacqueline Woodson's books for sale at a book signing following the program. You may preorder Jacqueline Woodson's books at www.mahoganybooks.com.
Advanced registration required; register online, beginning November 15, 2016, at www.prattlibrary.org/booklovers. Deadline for registration: Tuesday, January 31, 2017, midnight. All seats are reserved in order of receipt of registration and payment. All sales are final. No refunds will be given. For more information, call 410-396-5494.
Discounted parking ($15) available in Marriott Waterfront Hotel garage. Payment for parking voucher must be in cash.
Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 8:00am to 12:00pm
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel 700 Aliceanna St., Baltimore MD 21202