Join us for our rescheduled event with R. Eric Thomas. Hear 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 It, or 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
To register go to: https://ccpl.librarymarket.com/event/thomas
Attendees will receive a free copy of KINGS OF B'MORE, as supplies allow.
First 20 people attending will receive a free Kings of B'more mug (one per family)!
This program is supported by the American Rescue Plan: Humanities Grants for Libraries, an initiative of the American Library Association (ALA) made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.
Presented by A Likely Story Bookstore and Carroll County Public Library in partnership with Carroll Citizens for Racial Equity and PFLAG Westminster - Carroll County.