Ohioana Book Festival and Free Comic Book Day

It’s Saturday and there’s a convergence of events in town. This year the Ohioana Book Festival is moving to a larger location.  I went to the festival last year and came home with about a dozen books (mostly signed).  As usual, they’ll have readings, book signings and panels with Ohio writers and illustrators planned throughout the… Continue reading Ohioana Book Festival and Free Comic Book Day

Mailbox Monday – May 10th

A big thank you to Marcia at The Printed Page for hosting Mailbox Monday.  A lot of new books flew into the house this week courtesy of the Ohioana Book Festival.  This is the fourth year of the festival in which Ohio authors are featured.  Starting from the top of the stack is Don of the… Continue reading Mailbox Monday – May 10th

Ohioana Book Festival

     It wasn’t until May 2008, the weekend of the Ohioana Book Festival, that I first heard of it.  Friday was the opening night for Jeff Smith’s exhibit at the Wexner Center for the Arts.  Both Harvey Pekar and Joyce Brabner were in attendance.  The next morning they were off to the Ohioana Book Festival.  The… Continue reading Ohioana Book Festival