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Queens Book Fair 2021


3rd Annual Queens Book Fair


Date: July 31, 2021 and August 1, 2021

Time : 2:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: Online

Entrance: FREE - Zoom link will be emailed to you upon registration.

Joanne M. Cherisma

Joanne M. Cherisma is a Haitian born writer. In "I Never Thought I Would Be A Statistic" she shared her testimony of how she overcame an abusive marriage. She created Beyond the Abuse, Inc. in 2016 in order to bring awareness on abusive relationship and provide hope, empowerment, support and confidence to the victims. Joanne writes poetic prose that speaks to the hearts of many. Joanne uses her writing as an outlet and voice for those who can understand the slings and arrows of life.

Dianna Bellerose

Diana Bellerose was born and raised in Eastern Europe where she was raised by her grandparents. She is an award winning novelist, singer, song writer, radio talk show host, lifecoach and film maker. Presently, she lives in Los Angeles California with her little yorkie, and she is finishing her new book "Dare To Tell The Truth" coming out in September 2021.

Elman Woodson

Elman Woodson is an attorney, entrepreneur and motivational speaker. He has a passion for helping and serving others. Elman’s coaching business focuses on helping individuals and corporations reach their peak potential. He wholeheartedly believes in the mantra he adopted from Zig Ziglar, “You can have everything in life you want, if you will just help enough people get what they want”. When he’s not supporting his clients in maximizing their performance, he pens books inspiring his audience.

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Salma Waly is a professor of education, a global citizen, and a life-long learner. For the past 15 years, she has taught students from almost every continent, including children, adults, and refugees. Currently, she trains and supervises teachers and creates educational programs in the US and internationally. Dr. Waly also recently started Universal Narratives, an education platform and podcast to amplify the voices of global educators. She lives in NYC with her husband and two daughters.

Lubran Edwards

Rubran Edwards is the author of "Radically Raw Poems" and "Seven Again", the first on a book of poems that deal with domestic violence, single parenting, racism. Her second book one talks about four friends who endure relationship issues. Lubran is currently working have three books that will be coming out sometime this year.


Terry K. Shaw is an author, inspirational speaker, and spiritual teacher. She is the author of the Power of ABCs, book one of the three-part Inner Soul Alphabet Series, and also the co-author of Lessons From My Grandmother’s Lap compiled by Regina ‘Sunshine’ Robinson. Terry offers insightful tips to her Facebook and Instagram followers, as well as to all in need of her wisdom and guidance. Born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, she currently lives in Monroe, New York.


Ms. Turner, a 72-year old, semi-retired nurse grew up in Cherry Hill, Baltimore. She moved to NY and received while over there, at 32-year-old, a full scholarship to nursing school and obtained her LPN certificate. She is most importantly, a child of God, a breast cancer survivor, and proud mother of her one and only child, her daughter Aidan. Always believing it’s never too late to follow your dreams, at age 59, she became a RN, and at 65, she got her bachelor degree in Nursing.

Blaque Diamond

Blaque Diamond is the C.E.O. of Blaque Diamond Enterprise. Her book "Stacey F. children's book series" on foster care and adoption garnered her several book awards, including the 2017 Indie Author Legacy Awards Community Champion Legendary Honoree. She earned her MSW degree from Morgan State University School of Social Work. She's a Certified Parent Coach and an advocate for children waiting for reunification. She co-writes "Open Your G.I.F.T.S. vol II" with actress-comedian Kim Coles.

Juliette Isabel Design

Juliette Isabel Designs is a line of products dedicated to inspire and celebrate each other, on our special occasions and our just because moments. Cutesy designs for the young and young at heart, always with a message of love. A unique and sentimental gift on any occasion.

Natasha Hill

Natasha Hill is a very talented singer and poet with years of experience. Her voice captivates and inspires others.


DJ Emmanuel Jules spins all the right numbers! Do not hesitate to contact him to make your event memorable...

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To buy tickets or to register to be a vendor and exhibit at the fair call/text 516-256-9531 or go on: - or - or -

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