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It’s a setting! It’s a character! It’s a fictional book!!

Fiction Saves the Day! celebrates local authors, who write fictional books for children, in honor of Black Children’s Book Week 2024.

We will highlight the works of 5 authors local to the Washington, DC metro area and one online book boutique through storytimes, activities and meet-and-greets with the authors! This event is free to attend and open to the general public.

Grab a cape and get ready to fly through …

Bryant Street NE Market >>
680 Rhode Island Ave NE Washington, DC 20002
•  Date: Saturday, March 2, 2024
•  Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Spotlighting Local Black Children’s Authors & Their Books!

Black Children’s Books DMV+ (BCB DMV+) is a 4DMV Kids affiliated organization that launched following the first annual Black Children’s Book Week in February 2022. 

BCB DMV+ is your place for children’s books created by black authors from the Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia (DMV) area and beyond. We are dedicated to enhancing the visibility of black children’s books and access to creatives in black literature.

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We host & advertise local Book events

We host Black Children’s Book Fest, annually during the last week of February, which is Black Children’s Book Week. Email us at [email protected] to inquire about participating in an upcoming event or for assistance with advertising your local event to our 10K+ network!

Black Children’s Books DMV+ (BCB DMV+) is a 4DMV Kids affiliated organization that launched following the first annual Black Children’s Book Week in February 2022. 

BCB DMV+ is your place for children’s books created by black authors from the DC, Maryland and Virginia (DMV) area and beyond. We are dedicated to enhancing the visibility of black children’s books and access to creatives in black literature.

View our Info Sheet & share!

We host local community events and partner with other organizations and businesses on their book-themed events too. Email us at [email protected] to inquire about hosting with us! Follow us on Eventbrite to stay up-to-date on the latest events from Black Children’s Books DMV+.

We host local community events and partner with other organizations and businesses on their book-themed events too. Email us at [email protected] to inquire about hosting with us! Follow us on Eventbrite to stay up-to-date on the latest events from Black Children’s Books DMV+.

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