Local Award-winning Author Takes Part in Reston Regional Library Author’s Talk

New York Times bestselling author and Reston Resident Kwame Alexander will present an author’s talk at Reston Regional Library in early September.

Alexander is a poet, educator and author of 25 books, including the young adults novel, The Crossover, which won a Newbery Medal.  His books will be available for purchase at the event on September 8 (Saturday) from 2-4 p.m.

The event is part of The Great American read programming, which is sponsored by PBS, the American Library Association, WTA TV 26 and Friends of Reston Regional Library.

The author talk is free and open to all ages.

Photo via Reston Regional Library

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