Local Author Day

Join us to celebrate Blue House Book's Local Author Day!

On Saturday, October 1st Blue House Books will be hosting our Local Author Day celebration just down the street from the store at Friendship Park. At Local Author Day, we highlight indie and self-published authors in and near Kenosha. Our community is filled with talented writers, and we can't wait to share them with our readers! 

Kaitlyn Bolyard - Poetry
Michelle Murray - Young Adult Fantasy
Mary Ann Noe - Young Adult/Adult Crossover, Women's Fiction
L.F. Seitz (Leonora Seitz) - Contemporary Fantasy Fiction
Norma Lundstrom - Children
Alicia Boemi - Children

In between the scheduled readings and discussions, be sure to browse around the books and chat with our local authors!
11 a.m. - event opens
11:30 a.m. - Panel Discussion: The Process of Getting Published - featuring Meg, Aliyah, Michelle, Mary Ann, and Lenora
12:30 p.m. - Author Reading with Kaitlyn Bolyard
1 p.m. - Panel Discussion: Marketing Your Book - featuring Meg, Aliyah, Alicia 
2 p.m. - Kids Yoga with Genevieve Gagliardi
2:30 p.m. - Storytime Reading with Alicia Boemi
3 p.m. - Panel Discussion - The Art of Writing for Children - featuring Meg, Norma, Alicia, Michelle, Mary Ann

Shop with us at the store or at the park during Local Author Day and be entered into a drawing for a raffle basket giveaway! **You must be a member of our store loyalty program to be entered**


Local Author Day books will be available for pickup on event day. To order books ahead, please call Blue House Books (262-612-5525)

Event date: 

Saturday, October 1, 2022 - 11:00am to 4:00pm

Event address: 

5915 6th Ave A
Kenosha, WI 53140-4126