The 4th Annual SA Book Festival will be held April 2, 2016 from 10 A.M to 5 P.M. at The Central Library and The Southwest School of Art. With over 80+ authors appearing during the day long festival. The SA Book Festival is a day full of entertainment celebrating literary culture. Join the FREE all day festivities that include, food trucks, author signings, activities for kids, food demonstrations, marketplace and more. The festival schedule of events is available.
Meet Writer Sonia Manzano at the SA Book Festival
Sonia Manzano touched the lives of millions with the role of Maria on Sesame Street for 44 years. Sonia has won 15 Emmy Awards and a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Academy of Arts and Sciences. She is the author of many books, including award-winning and critically acclaimed middle grade novel The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano. Sonia lives in New York City.
SA Book Festival Location: West Terrace (3rd Floor of Central Library)
April 2, 2016
Time: 4:15-5:00 PM
Sonia Manzano: Becoming Maria
“A coming-of-age memoir that is set in the 1950s. The story of a girl with a dream. Spiced with culture, heartache, and humor, this memoir paints a lasting portrait of a girl’s resilience as she grows up to become an inspiration to millions.”
Enter to win
(1) of 2 copies of Sonia Monzano’s Becoming Maria: Love and Chaos in the South Bronx