Black Bond Books in Maple Ridge is holding a Local Author Day.
The full day of events will showcase local and self published authors from Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows, Mission and Coquitlam.
There will be 14 authors at the store introducing their books and meeting with customers. Every hour will feature two or three different authors and highlight a mix of books for all ages.
The event takes place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Nov. 18 at the store at 11900 Haney Pl. in Haney Place Mall.
Lea Sheldan – Wizardlings game – Kids/12+/Fantasy
Laura Thornton – Destined to Lead – 3 book series – Kids/12+/Fantasy
11 a.m.-noon poetry
Alan Woodland – Out of the Mist
Lozan Yamolky – I’m No Hero, Counting Waves
Noon-1 p.m. regional history
Brian Antonson – Slumach’s Gold, Whistle Posts West
Fred Braches – Fact and Fiction Slumach and the Lost Creek Mine
Donald E Waite – B.C. and Yukon Gold Hunters, Vancouver Exposed, Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows A History in Pictures
Herb Bryce – Chasing a Butterfly – Poetry/Alzheimer’s
John Knapp – Donna’s Story: A Journey Through Alzheimer’s…
Dr. Susan Hunt – Worry Troopers Heroic Guide to Overcoming Anxiety, A Hero Lives in My Family, Heroic Families Workbook – Self Help
Jaime Windle – Blowing Kisses, Fist Bumps – Kids 4-8/Friendship
Oonagh Rodgers – I Heard the Curlew Cry – Personal Memoir
Sandra Walton – A Tree for Teddy – Christmas/Kids – based on a true story
Leanne Van Dongen – Kate the Great – Kids/9-12/Fiction