- Posted April 14, 2014 by
Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
Los Angeles Times Festival of Books held at the University of Southern California, April 12 and 13th. Theme this year was "Inspire Your Fire".
1. Book readers had the opportunity to share their favorite book on the big banner; "What Books inspires your fire?".
2. Note Ernest Hemingway is still in the running, "A Farewell to Arms".
3. Book signing: to the left Leigh Barduga and to the right Veronica Roth, both #1 New York Times bestselling authors.
4. Leigh Barduga's book "Siege and Storm".
5. "Curtis Chameleon" series encouraging children to read.
6. Joseph Cirincione, author of "Bomb Scare".
7. Alan C. Fox, author of "People Tools", a book of wisdom from a life well lived. His smile was contagious.
8. Poetry readings.
9. A colorful event! Yes, a pun intended.
10. Signage for the Book Fair.
This is a FREE yearly family event in Los Angeles, a fun day for all.