Author Mandisa M Parnell at Kingston Book Fair 2016
All set and ready to go!
Author Mandisa M Parnell pauses before the opening of the event to pose for the camera,
Off and running...
The Jamaica Library Service tent. Author Mandisa M Parnell donated copies for the parish library.
Reece, the sole male in this photo said he absolutely HAD to have a copy of The Boy Next Door especially since the hero is his namesake.
Young Alex's dad purchased a copy of Hard Ears Junior Learns A Lesson for the five-year-old.
Author Mandisa M Parnell with classmate Sancia Thompson's son, Paul. Sancia supported by purchasing copies of all three titles.
Sancia Thompson pauses for a quick selfie with author Mandisa M Parnell.
Former schoolmate, Dione Folkes stopped by with twin girls and got copies of Hard Ears Junior Learns A Lesson for both their personal library and the library at Kensington Primary School. Dione also grabbed a copy of Premonition.
Khano, who is a recent graduate of author Mandisa M Parnell's alma mater - Ardenne High - bought a copy of The Boy Next Door.
Another classmate, Andrea Auld passed through with her young daughter and copped copies of all three books.
The Kozy Korner tent.
The 2016 Kingston Book Fair was held at Devon House in St. Andrew, Jamaica on March 16. The gates opened at 10 a.m. and gave book lovers of all ages eight hours to grab some great titles from established and up-and-coming Jamaican authors.
It was author Mandisa M Parnell's seond showing at the much-anticipated event and for The Boy Next Door and crew, it was a resounding success.
See pictorial below.