BRAWLEY – Book donations are currently being accepted on behalf of the Friends of the Brawley Public Library.
They are hosting an autumn book sale on Saturday, October 12th as part of â€œBook loverâ€™s Dayâ€ at the library on South Plaza in Brawley.
Donations may be dropped off at the library or at the bookstore during open hours.Â The library is open Tuesday through Thursday from 11 AM to 8 PM and on Fridays and Saturdays from 9 AM to 5 PM.
The Brawley Union High School Drumline will kick off the events at 9:00 AM.
The Friends of the Library will host their autumn book sale and eight local authors will be available to sell, autograph, and chat about their books.
Free snow-cones will be available for kids 12 and younger.
About the authors:
Danny Grummett is the author of, â€œDuffy: The Adventures of a Super Dog.â€ The Grummett family presented stories and activities at Brawleyâ€™s Summer Reading Program this year, and Duffy (a human in costume) will make an appearance on Saturday morning.
Jack Kirby has written, â€œSo You Want To Be A Cowboy?â€ a memoir.
Lucio Padilla has English and Spanish versions of â€œMemoirs of a Lechuguero/Memorias de un lechugueroâ€. It is an autobiographical account of life in the fields.
Nan Rebik is known locally for her musical abilities, but she has also written a short series of childrenâ€™s books after mice invaded her travel trailer. â€œThe Herman Chroniclesâ€ tell the tale of a family of mice.
Mary Rincon has written childrenâ€™s books. â€œThe Panda and the Puppyâ€ is her latest.
Gina Rivera has two books currently out. Â â€œFight Back! Safety and Self-Defense Tips,â€ plus â€œBee Safeâ€ which is a book about personal safety aimed at children.
Darren Simonâ€™s, â€œLast Guardian and the Reject Bike,â€ is soon to be released by a major publisher.
Jerry Summers has written, â€œMobleyâ€™s Law,â€ featuring a federal judge in Texas soon after the Civil War.
For further information, please call the library at (760) 344-1891