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Live Discussion with Bestselling Author, Elizabeth Acevedo

May 2, 2022 @ 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

So excited to be in conversation with Elizabeth Acevedo.  When I tell you we are celebrating all of the beauty that we are….we are doing JUST THAT and starting with our CROWNS! Join my MahoganyBooks team  for a special evening with award-winning author, National Poetry Slam champion, and our fierce sister, Elizabeth Acevedo as she breathes life into her latest work reimagined…Inheritance! This book is perfect for young people and adults alike. Clear your calendar and make plans to meet us at our Anacostia location for this special moment of self-love, pride, and respect for the beauty that we each possess and celebrate the release of Inheritance.

Doors open at 6:00 pm | Conversation begins at 6:30 pm

Book signing to follow. Masks must be worn throughout the event.

About the Author: Elizabeth Acevedo is the author of three award-winning novels: The Poet X — which won the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature, the Michael L. Printz Award, the Pura Belpré Award, the Boston Globe — Horn Book Award, and the Walter Award –With the Fire on High, and Clap when You Land, A Boston Globe/Horn Book Honor Book. She is a National Poetry Slam champion and holds an MFA in creative writing from the University of Maryland. Acevedo lives in Washington, DC with her love.

Limited street parking. Ridesharing is highly encouraged.
MahoganyBooks – Anacostia is located INSIDE of the Anacostia Arts Center
1231 Good Hope Rd, SE — Washington, DC 20020


May 2, 2022
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM


MahoganyBooks – Anacostia


1231 Good Hope Rd. SE
Washington, DC, DC 20020 United States
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