Story Time with Rio Cortez!

Old Firehouse Books is beyond excited to welcome Pushcart-nominated poet Rio Cortez to our virtual event space to celebrate The ABCs of Black History! The story time will take place on Saturday, January 16th at 2pm MT. The event will be streaming to the Old Firehouse Books Facebook page. This event is free. Limited numbers of signed book plates will be available to those who purchase the book!

B is for Beautiful, Brave, and Bright! And for a Book that takes a Bold journey through the alphabet of Black history and culture. Letter by letter, The ABCs of Black History celebrates a story that spans continents and centuries, triumph and heartbreak, creativity and joy. With rhymes and a glossary of people, places, and history mentioned in the book, this book is a gorgeous learning experience for children of all ages.

Books can be shipped anywhere within the United States (unfortunately, we cannot ship internationally).

Please email events@oldfirehousebooks.com if you have any questions.


We look forward to seeing you at the event!

Event date: 
Saturday, January 16, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Event address: 
232 Walnut Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524
The ABCs of Black History Cover Image
By Rio Cortez, Lauren Semmer (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781523507498
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Workman Publishing Company - December 8th, 2020


Old Firehouse Books

232 Walnut Street, Old Town 

Fort Collins, CO 80524 

(970) 484-7898

info@oldfirehousebooks.com


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