Author Fair: After the Writing

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Calling local Iowa authors! (and readers curious about our local talent)

It’s almost time for Ames Public Library’s Author Fair! Join us for any portion of the program, or enjoy the entire time.



Make Sense of Writing
1-2pm, Rotary Room 

Presented by Michaeljulius Idani, University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Science Postgraduate Visiting Writer in Fiction and Visiting Assistant Professor


Book Sales and Signing

2:15-4:15pm, Library Auditorium

Readers are welcome to drop in, chat with authors, purchase books, and have books signed.

Authors may request a table to participate in this portion at the following link by March 10. Space is limited.



After the Writing: The Journey of Publishing
4:30-5:30pm, Rotary Room 

Presented by authors Denise Williams, author of How to Fail at Flirting and many more, and Rachel Mans McKenny, author of The Butterfly Effect

Ames Public Library connects you to the world of ideas through diverse and inclusive resources and programs. We welcome proposals via our website for programs at and exhibits at