READ YOUR HEART OUT in Downtown LA! Grand Park is the place to see, hear and read from the largest coalition of Los Angeles-based authors and publishers in a day for book lovers both big and small.
FOR ALL BOOK LOVERS:
- Add a line of your genius to The World’s Longest Story by 826LA or draw in characters in a monster massive comic book by RYMAN ARTS.
- Receive your very own poem-on-demand by POESIA PARA LA GENTE
- You think YOU love books? Meet and greet librarians from the LOS ANGELES PUBLIC LIBRARY.
- Remember typewriters? Roll up your sleeves and let your fingers to the talking with PUBLISH! POETICS
- Shop the local pop-up bookshop curated by WRIT LARGE PRESS and discover books, zines and literary gems written by LAs finest.
- Visit with MUSIC CENTER ON TOUR artist Judith Helton as she brings literary blasts from the past to life by portraying Laura Ingalls Wilder and Beatrix Potter.
- Don’t forget to bring your books for Grand Park’s wee library system – the LITTLE LIBRARIES. Find’em, fill’em, love’em!
- …and more!
- Enjoy BIRDIE’S PLAYHOUSE featuring catchy music with a Latin twist that gets kids to shake their tail feathers!
- Hear a good YARRRn with STORY PIRATES, a one-of-a-kind sketch comedy musical based entirely on stories by children, including those written by Grand Park kids.
When: March 29, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Grand Park
200 North Grand Avenue
Los Angeles,CA 90012