Book Lovers' Events (Virtual)

Wed, Sep 23rd 2020 at 7:00 PM CST · By Bernie's Book Bank
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Wed, Sep 23rd 2020 at 7:00 PM CST
Wed, Nov 18th 2020 at 7:00 PM CST

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Book Lovers' Events is a signature Bernie's Book Bank fundraiser. This year, due to COVID-19, we've re-imagined this event into a virtual experience. We invite you to join us for one or all events in this series featuring best-selling authors and literacy influencers. You can look forward to the same interesting, relevant, and inspiring content as in previous years. 

Wednesday, September 23 - Featuring Charnaie Gordon & Frank Murphy

Charnaie Gordon is a computer programmer by day, blogger and influencer by night. Charnaie’s blog, Here Wee Read, is where she expresses her creativity and passion for reading, diverse literature, and literacy. 

Frank Murphy is the author of the award-winning children's books "A Boy Like You" and "A Girl Like You" which encourage children to embrace what makes them unique, to choose kindness, and to be their own advocates.

Wednesday, October 21 - Featuring Kimberly Jones & Gilly Segal

Kimberly Jones is an African American prolific novelist, director, human rights activist, and brilliant thespian who has become a change-agent within the literary world and in the Black Lives Matter movement.

Gilly Segal is a lawyer for an advertising agency and has been writing since she was young. 

Kimberly and Gilly co-wrote the New York Times Best-Selling YA Novel "I'm Not Dying With You Tonight".

Wednesday, November 18 - Featuring Elizabeth Berg & Jenna Blum

Elizabeth Berg is the author of 30 novels including "I'll Be Seeing You" which releases on October 27, 2020. She has won the NEBA award for her body of work. 

Jenna Blum is the New York Times and internationally bestselling author of novels "Those Who Save Us", "The Stormchasers", and "The Lost Family".


Sponsorship opportunities are available and will provide sponsors with recognition across all three events. Contact Nikki Bonamarte for more information. 

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