Register Now for Everywhere Book Fest! Enjoy the book festival experience straight from your living room!
The #EverywhereBookFest is a free, 2-day virtual event taking place on May 1-2. Celebrating picture book, middle grade, and young adult authors, illustrators, books, and readers, Everywhere Book Fest is bringing everyone the book festival experience straight to their living room! You can find them on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube @EverywhereBookFest and register for the event and see the full festival schedule here.
Below you will find a list of authors participating in Everywhere Book Fest and links to their eBooks and audiobooks available in PLYMC’s digital collections.
Truth or Dare with YA Authors Everywhere Ismée Williams (Hoopla), Mayra Cuevas (Hoopla), Natalia Sylvester, and I.W. Gregorio
Middle Grade Lunch Bunch Mae Respicio (OverDrive), Jessica Kim (OverDrive), and Debbi Michiko Florence
Black Girl Magic, Resistance, and Hope Danielle Paige (OverDrive, Hoopla), Amerie, Somaiya Daud (Hoopla), and Karen Strong
Alex Harper is the Assistant Supervisor and Youth Services Team Leader for the Newport Unit of PLYMC.
She loves working with Tweens and Teens and providing school outreach. She runs Project LIT Youngstown, PLYMC’s chapter of Project LIT Community, a national grassroots literacy movement. Alex wholeheartedly believes that books have the power to change the trajectory of one’s life and is committed to ensuring that all young people can find a book that represents their unique story.
When not working, she can be found making things out of yarn, eating ice cream, or taking a nap.