R. Eric Thomas

Thursday, June 16, 2022 - 6:30pm

Join us as we hear from R. Eric Thomas how he wrote KINGS OF B'MORE as his own personal lover letter to his hometown Baltimore, Maryland.

R. Eric Thomas is the bestselling author of Here for Itor How to Save Your Soul in America, a Read with Jenna book club pick featured on Today,
and a Lambda Literary Award finalist. He is the co-author of Reclaiming Her Time, a biography of Rep. Maxine Waters.
He is also a television writer (AppleTV+’s Dickinson, FX’s Better Things), a playwright, and the long-running host of The Moth in Philadelphia and D.C.
For four years, he was a senior staff writer at Elle.com where he wrote: “Eric Reads the News.” Kings of B’more is his YA debut.

 

Free Event - Registration Required -

First 20 people signed up will receive a free Kings of B'more mug (one per family)!

To register go to:  https://ccpl.librarymarket.com/event/summer-reads-r-eric-thomas

Books will be available for purchase and signing.
No outside books permitted.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

R. Eric Thomas is the bestselling author of Here for It, or How to SaveYour Soul in America, a Read with Jenna book club pick featured on Today and a Lambda Literary Award finalist. He is the co-author of Reclaiming Her Time, a biography of Rep. Maxine Waters. He is also a television writer (AppleTV+’s Dickinson, FX’s BetterThings),a playwright, and the long-running host of The Moth in Philadelphia and D.C. For four years, he was a senior staff writer at Elle.com where he wrote “Eric Reads the News.” Kings of B'moreis his YA debut. Learn more at rericthomas.com.

Presented by A Likely Story Bookstore and Carroll County Public Library in partnership with Carroll Citizens for Racial Equity and PFLAG Westminster - Carroll County. 

Event address: 
A Likely Story Bookstore
7566 Main Street #113
Sykesville, MD 21784
Books: 
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$18.99
ISBN: 9780593326183
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Published: Kokila - May 31st, 2022