Holiday Shop at our Book Fair!

The December 1, 2017 Book Fair was a wonderful success!
Our next Book Fair, “2nd Annual First Saturday in December Book Fair” will be December 1, 2018, 11am to 4pm.

Barnes and Noble Booksellers
1930 U.S. 1 South, St. Augustine

Until December 7, 2017, a portion of all online Barnes & Nobles book sales will be donated to Learn to Read with the use of Voucher # 12120747.

Print Voucher!

Lego Building Competition with best in show prizes for Children and Teens.

Authors will be on hand from 11-4:00 pm for book signings, readings and talks begin at 11:00 am.

11:00 am

Susan Calfee’s St. Augustine A-Z, a rhyming, ABC adventure.

Bring your young children for Susan Calfee’s reading from her book for young readers, St. Augustine A-Z, a rhyming, ABC adventure that explores St. Augustine, Florida’s historical figures and landmarks.

11:30 am

M.C. Finotti – Paintbrushes and Arrows: A Story of St. Augustine for middle grade readers

Author M. C. Finotti will read from her book Paintbrushes and Arrows: A Story of St. Augustine for middle grade and young readers. Ms. Finotti’s story takes place in 1875 when Ahkah, a nine-year-old Comanche, is the only child in a group of 72 Plains Indians brought to the Castillo de San Marcos for “re-education”.

12:00 pm

Diane Quick-Machaby – When God Showed Up: Recognizing His Hand In Our Lives

Join Diane Quick-Machaby as she reads from her book When God Showed Up: Recognizing His Hand in Our Lives. A compilation of personal stories and experiences that Diane believes show God is engaged and working in our daily lives.

12:30 pm

Nancy Haddock with A Crime of Poison

Hear from author Nancy Haddock and her latest novel, A Crime of Poison. The Silver Six are known for their arts and crafts—but they’re about to be tested in the art of catching a crafty killer.

1:00 pm

Bob H. Lee with his 2 books, Backcountry Lawman and Bad Guys, Bullets, and Boat Chases

A reading from author and former Florida Game Warden Bob H. Lee from his 2 books that shine light on Backcountry Lawman and Bad Guys, Bullets, and Boat Chases.

1:30 pm

Sue Scheff, Shame Nation: The Global Epidemic of Online Hate

Author Sue Scheff will read and discuss ideas from her topical book Shame Nation: The Global Epidemic of Online Hate

2:00 pm

Amy Quincy – Misadventures of a Happy Heart: A Memoir of Life Beyond Disability

Reading and book signing by author Amy Quincy from her book Misadventures of a Happy Heart: A Memoir of Life Beyond Disability

3:00 pm

Arthur Mendenhall – Jed Chance: Rise of Justice

Hear author Arthur Mendenhall read from his new Western novel, Jed Chance: Ride for Justice

 

4:00 pm

Lego Winners and Prizes announced Sid Ansbacher, Esq., Chair Elect, Learn to Read