The Librarian’s Guide to Book Programs and Author Events Pdf Book

The Librarian’s Guide to Book Programs and Author Events

  • Author : Brad Hooper
  • ISBN : 0838913997
  • Category : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Publisher : American Library Association
  • Pages : 160
  • Release Date : 2016-07-01

Using this guide, libraries can connect book lovers eager to learn about recent and noteworthy books to authors and fellow book lovers.

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