4th Annual Book Fest
February 2, 2023
Register now for the La Quinta Public Library’s fourth annual Book Fest, being held February 6-11.
The weeklong celebration will feature a special book club, a writing workshop, an author panel discussion, goody bags, prize giveaways, and more.
The event, held at the La Quinta library, is open to anyone 13 and older and kicks off with the Book Fest Book Club at 5:30 p.m. on February 6.
Scheduled to participate in the February 11 panel and book signing, from 10:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m., are:
Judith F. Brenner, author of the novel “The Moments Between Dreams,” and five non-fiction educational books. Brenner is also a short-story contributor to Minnesota Stories anthology.
Naomi Hirahara, author of the “Mas Arai” mysteries and the historical mystery, “Clark and Division.” Hirahara has also written numerous nonfiction history books and a middle-grade novel, “1001 Cranes.”
Julie McElwain, author of “The Kendra Donovan” series, a genre-bending time-travel/mystery series. McElwain’s first novel, “A Murder in Time,” which was followed by “A Twist in Time,” “Caught in Time,” “Betrayal in Time” and “Shadows in Time.”
Abdi Nazemian, author of “The Walk-in Closet,” plus three young adult novels, “The Authentics,” “Like a Love Story,” and “The Chandler Legacies.”
Book Fest events are free, but advance registration is required and can be done online at www.sites.google.com/view/lqbookfest/registration.
For the full schedule, announcements, FAQs, and more, visit https://bit.ly/laqbookfest.
More information about the fourth annual Book Fest and other La Quinta Public Library events can be found at www.PlayInLaQuinta.com.