Sights and Sounds at Kingston Book Fair 2018
Author Mandisa M Parnell proudly shows off each of her three babies: The Boy Next Door, Premonition: Listening to the Voices and Hard Ears Junior Learns A lesson.
Author Mandisa M. Parnell poses with young Brenesea Allen who purchased a copy of The Boy Next Door.
Author Mandisa M Parnell seized the opportunity to share lens with ace broadcaster (and one of her role models), Lady Paula-Anne Porter-Jones who introduced patrons of KBF 2018 to her very first publication - Sandy, Tosh and Moo Cow.
Sandy, Tosh & The Moo Cow written by Paula-Anne Porter-Jones. Available in all major Jamaican book stores.
On Sunday, March 11, 2018 the long-awaited Kingston Book Fair was held. Event organizers The Book Industry Association of Jamaica did things differently this go around. The customary Saturday was switched to Sunday and the venue was moved from Devon House to Hope Botanical Gardens.
The gates were opened at 10:00 a.m. but most patrons started showing up mid-afternoon.