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Ahhh! Book Fair Day! You remember it. You miss it. We are here to re-live it.

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The Tiny Book Fair is a celebration for book writers, book readers, and book lovers of all ages. 

 

Get ready for writing workshops, author readings, surprise celebrity guests, and a musical performance. 

 

It's completely free. It's fun and uplifting. It's online. You can attend from anywhere in the world. Get ready for nostalgic book fair vibes that will make you feel like a kid again.

 

Sign up today and we'll email you instructions on how to watch and participate. 

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WHAT'S A TINY BOOK FAIR?

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EVENT SCHEDULE

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Welcome to the Tiny Book Fair! 
with Alexandra Franzen and Lindsey Smith

Your hosts, Alexandra Franzen and Lindsey Smith welcome you to the Tiny Book Fair! They each share their favorite memory of book fairs growing up and share a bit about the day!

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"Role Models Who Look Like Me"
A reading by Jasmine Cho

Jasmine M. Cho is a Pittsburgh-based artist, author, and cookie activist most known for using portrait cookies to elevate representation for Asian Americans & Pacific Islanders. She is also a Food Network Champion (“Christmas Cookie Challenge” Season 3, Episode 8) and the Founder of Yummyholic.

She will be reading her book, Role Models Who Look Like Me Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Who Made History

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Embrace Your Power and Magic
with Peachie Wimbush-Polk

Peachie Wimbush-Polk is the creator of Embrace Your Power & Magic Card Deck and is a contributing author of Meeting at the Table: African-American Women Write On Race, Culture and Community. She is also a U.S. Air Force veteran, a fairy godmother, a wife, teacher, closet comedian, and life coach. She is the mother to her children LaLa and Cameron, better known to his fans as Wiz Khalifa. Her favorite role to date is being “OG” to her grandson, Sebastian. 

Peachie will be reading an excerpt from Meeting at the Table titled, "Doo Wop VERZUZ Hip Hop" and will also be doing a card reading.

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Zodiac Love Letters:
Creative Inspiration for Each Astrological Sign
with Heidi Rose Robbins

Heidi wrote 12 tiny astrology books last year—Zodiac Love Letters.  In them she explored the strengths and brilliance of each sign.

In this talk, Heidi will offer the unique creative strength inherent in the 12 astrological signs and how the qualities of your Sun, Moon and Rising sign

could help you get inspired, cultivate and offer your gift. 

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Performance and Q&A 
with Kayleigh Goldsworthy

Kayleigh Goldsworthy is a multi-instrumentalist and singer/songwriter working within the music industry for over 2 decades. Her first band, The Scarlet Ending, was formed in 2000 in her hometown of Syracuse, NY, and toured extensively with USO and Armed Forces Entertainment to deployed troops all over the world during their 10 years. Featured in Chuck Ragan's Revival Tour in 2012, she released her first solo record, "Burrower," in November of 2013. After its release, she joined Harvest Records' "Young & Sick" as an auxiliary touring musician, playing domestic and international tours and festivals, and then joining up with Revival Tour veteran Dave Hause to play in his band, The Mermaid. She has since released another solo EP, "All These Miles" in 2018, and toured as an auxiliary member of Bayside, Frank Iero and the Future Violents, and opened for Frank Turner's North American tour in 2019. Goldsworthy has been working on another follow-up record to be released by the end of 2021, and her music has been featured on MTV, Vh1, and WB television shows. 

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How to Write a Book When You Have No Time to Write a Book
with Alexandra Franzen and Lindsey Smith

You dream about writing a book.

There’s just one little problem.

Your life is crazy busy.

Between work, family, running your household, and trying to be a wonderful friend / sibling / spouse / partner / activist / everything else, there’s just not much time left.

So, is it possible to write a book…when you have almost zero free time?

Yes.

Come to this free class and find out how it’s done!

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AUTHOR READINGS

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Amparo Millán
Author of Cómo tomar decisiones difíciles

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Amy Busch
Author of Permission to Grieve: A Journey from Sibling Loss to Restored Hope

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Anna Pugacova
Author of The Bliss Point of Entrepreneurship

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Ashley Looker
Author of Slow The Fuck Down: 30 Reasons Why Your Joy Matters More Than Your To Do List

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Billi J. Miller
Author of Bubbles Took a Trip: A Mostly True Tale About an Adventurous Dog from the Canadian Prairies

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Carol Cross
Author of Love, Santa:  Letters with Life Lessons from the North Pole

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Carol Nissen
Author of The Idea System: A Simple Process to Help Children Find Success in Their Days

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Carolina Ayala
Author of Healing While Hurting poetry and reflections

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Chérine Kurdi
Author of Do What Lights You Up

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Clarisse CASTIAUX
Author of Désir

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Claudia Olivié
Author of On Finding Ease in Difficult Times

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Clémence Partouche-Ceyrac
Author of Petit guide de survie à l'usage des (futures) mères et de leur carrière

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Desiree Sher
Author of Radical Inner Peace

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Fiona Jefferies
Author of Life Advice from a Snarky Scorpio and A Small Book About Suicide

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Gina Davis, PsyD.
Author of After the Acceptance Letter: Seven Healthy Mindsets for Emotional Wellness in College

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Heather Anderson
Author of Liar Liar Heart On Fire

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Jenjii Faith
Author of Beyond A Hashtag: The Spirit, Heart & Love of Black Men

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Jodi Scott
Author of JOY PIE - 8 Simple Ingredients For Manifesting A Sweeter Life

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Julie Neale
Author of Mother's Quest Inspiration Guide vol.1 Engage

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Kayla Floyd
Author of Wondrous You: Empowering Poems for Magical Kids, Wondrous You: The Coloring Book, and Joyful Mornings: Mindful Poems for Inviting Happy Days

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Kellita Maloof
Author of How To Create A Burlesque Solo ... From The Inside Out

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Kwavi
Author of 50 Questions to Answer When You Reach 50. A guide to help women shine and thrive in their 50s and beyond.

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Leslie Tagorda
Author of Star Powered Brand

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Lisa Van Ahn
Author of 17- Poems for a Pandemic/Essays for Quarantine

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Love, Bobbie Jo
Author of I Just Want To Be Me, and Claim Your Stage

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Lyndsey Oliver
Author of Why All Fish are Biased and How to Tackle Prejudice

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Mandi Kane
Author of So, You F*cked Up: A Pep Talk for When You've Made a Mistake

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Mandy Kubicek
Author of My Tender Loving Self-Care Journal: The Workbook that Makes Self-Care Easy

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Mariane Talkovski
Author of 28 Secrets To Glow Up

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Marissa Knox
Author of g.r.a.c.e. and possibility: a practice for remembering, nourishing, and resting in what is most important

Mary Burnett Brown
Author of The Book Of Divine Love: Heart Opening Poems

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Marty Cowan
Author of Table to Trail

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Mayuri Amarnath
Author of Dancing the Navaratri Nights

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Meghan Rosko
Author of Bumper Bees

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Melanie Barrett
Author of How to Make Working From Home-Work

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Melissa Pennel
Author of Questions You’ll Wish You Asked: A Time Capsule Journal for Mothers and Daughters

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Michele Sammons
Author of The Little Book of Big Knowing

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Pat Pack
Author of  Patterns From My Heart - Memories, Muses, and Miracles.  Life seen through the lens of an eighty-year-old grandmother.

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Paula Jenkins
Author of Jump Start Your Joy: Heart-Centered Ways to Find Joy in the Messy Middle

Peggy Oliveria
Author of Deeply Rooted: Mindful Practices for Cultivating Self-Compassion, Self-Acceptance & Healing

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Pleasance Silicki
Author of Little Little: Love Letters on Weaving Ayurvedic Wisdom Into Everyday Life

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René Washington
Author of Take The Trip! 4 Journeys Every Woman Needs To Live In Purpose and Freedom

Robyn Wolfe
Author of From Here to Everywhere

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Steph Simkins
Author of Mom Break: Pep Talks for New Parents

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Stéphanie McGuirt
Author of Play: Simple & Creative Activities to Inspire and Engage

Suzy Rosenstein
Author of 50 Ways to Celebrate Life after 50: Get Unstuck, Avoid Regrets and Live Your Best Life

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Tonya Hill Allen
Author of Diane's Heart: Transforming Loss to Purpose and Legacy

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Vijayalakshmi Natarajan
Author of Tending to You Garden: How Ayurveda Can Support A Thriving Pregnancy

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I WANT TO WRITE A TINY BOOK!

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