When: Sun., April 24, 1 p.m. 2016
@ Maryville University Auditorium, 650 Maryville University Dr., St. Louis, MO 63141
Left Bank Books, Maryville Talks Books, St. Louis Public Radio, and HEC-TV present Newbery Medal winner Kwame Alexander, who will sign and discuss his new novel-in-verse, "Booked." This event is free and open to the public, but RSVPs are required. Please RSVP at left-bank.com/alexander. In this follow-up to the Newbery-winning novel "The Crossover," soccer, family, love, and friendship, take center stage as twelve-year-old Nick learns the power of words as he wrestles with problems at home, stands up to a bully, and tries to impress the girl of his dreams.