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Queens Book Fair 2019


Queens Book Fair


Date: Saturday July 13, 2019

Time : 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: The Harvest Room

90-40 160th St, Jamaica, NY 11432

Entrance: $5 in advance. Tickets are not available at the door. You can only purchase them online.

I Never Thought I Would Be A Statist

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 relationship. She created Beyond the Abuse 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.

Not Gonna Write Poems

Physician/Poet Michael Lee, one of the funniest persons on earth present to us his new book of poetry for children “Not Gonna Write Poems". Le Canadian compare his poetry to the late Shel Silverstein’s.

A Journey Into Womanhood: The Key...

In her new book "A Journey Into Womanhood: The Key Guide For Millennial Woman to Achieve Success, Self-Love and Happiness", Krystal Davy shares her story and describes how you too, as a young millennial, can overcome your trials and tribulations and turn them into triumphs, and achieve success, happiness and self-love.

The Journey Continues: Stories of...

Poet/Author SiahbHagin has worked for the New York City Department of Education for the past fourteen years and is currently a School Counselor within the same Department. As a survivor of childhood sexual abuse, she began writing poetry on her journey to healing. In "The Journey Continues: Stories of a Survivor", Poet/Author SiahbHagin tells us her story of survival, healing, and rediscovery through the art of poetry.

Once Upon a Single Mom: A Story of..

Petrina Wallace shares her story in "Once Upon a Single Mom: A Story of Struggle. Determination. Survival. Hope". A heart-wrenching story of how one determined single mom and her three resilient sons.


"Flipped" an amazing story about the friendship between two young women trying to navigate a world that often seems to be working against them. It’s an honest take on the dynamics of friendship being tested and having to choose between friendship, justice, and complicated feelings by Crystal Haynes.

I Am Queen Ruby!

Ruby is a little girl who is teased for having darker skin. She learns from a teacher that we are all beautiful in our own unique way. Then she discovers that she is a Queen. "I am Queen Ruby" is a wonderful book for children by Voncille Yvette.

Reflections Of A Queen Rising

Jody-Ann N. Buckle in her book of poetry “Reflections of a Queen Rising” book of poems on love, loss, dreams, power, hope, growth, womanhood and joy reflects her experiences through loss, dating, and finding her purpose, shifting her thoughts and practicing self-love.


Lisa Arnoux-Brown is a native of New York who started her writing career in Massachusetts where she'd lived for 10 years. She is the author of "In the Line of Duty" series, "Beloved" , "Called"...

Ready Set Go 30 Days of Motivation..

Mikki A Ealey presents "Ready Set Go" a 30 Day Motivational Journal and a guidebook for Individuals looking to transform their lives into greater heights. This book will help restore you into the person you would like to become.

Love In-Between The White Lines

C. Wilson present to us her whole collection. She was born in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York. As far as she could remember, she always love writing. Among her book we find "Truth is Stranger than Fiction" and "Love In-Between The White Lines"

With Slight Pepper

In his latest book "With Slight Pepper", Author Sherwyn Besson presents to us the world as a mirror image of ourselves.

Lucy's Bone Scrolls

Author Reese Francis presents to us her latest book "Lucy's Bone Scrolls". She will also be representing the Southeast Queens Artists Alliance and their new zine/artbook mobile library cart project...

One Way In, No Way Out: A Mann ...

Malcolm Boyd is a Novelist, Actor, Journalist, Screenwriter and the Founder of "Three-Legged Elephant Publishing". In "One Way In, No Way Out: A Mann Walker Adventure" we meet Mann Walker - A very lethal partner in one of the world's most dangerous businesses.

Nepali Who IS Who

Kiran Marahatta, renowned television journalist in Nepal, Author, contributor writer at HuffPost, and Documentary maker currently based in New York, presents to us his book “Nepali Who is Who in the USA” which was released by California State University, Long Beach, CA. This book is considered as the most noteworthy reference materials to understand regarding Nepali-American community particularly their social-economic and cultural life.

Kampan Cover

Kishor Panthi is a NY based journalist. He is the founder and editor in chief of Khasokhas, a Nepali media in New York City. He is the first accredited Nepali journalist by US Department of State. He is an anchor, host and US representative for ABC Television Nepal. Kishor Panthi is the primary host of the ABC Television (Nepal) talk show Talk of the Town USA. He is the news editor from 2008 and US Bureau chief from 2010 of ABC Television (Nepal). He served as a news anchor and news editor.

Gele Magic the instructional head...

Author Delali Haligah wrote "Gele Magic the instructional head wrapping" in which she teaches us the art of head wrapping.

No Apologies: Journey Through Life

In this collection of poetry, Elms presents the thoughts and reflections that emerged from that period of personal growth and beyond. Writing served as a form of therapy for her, bringing relief and giving her strength and confidence to express her true self. She managed to overcome her past and achieve the fullness of life through verse, and she hopes to help others do the same. Personal and honest, these verses express one woman's reflection on her past, present, and future.

DJ Emmanuel Jules

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

Saxophonist Jonathan McCreary

Born in NY, Saxophonist Jonathan McCreary has over 20 years of experience playing Gospel, Smooth Jazz, R&B and Neo-Soul at weddings, engagement proposals, corporate events, religious events, lounge parties and jazz café's. He takes extreme pride in his craft and seeks to share his gift with the world.


"Forgiveness" by Tamika Stroud is a fun and learning experience on Forgiveness accompanied by great pictures.

Natasha Hill

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

For Tickets and Registration

To buy tickets or to register to be a vendor and exhibit at the fair call/text 516-360-6953 or go on: - or - Tables' registrations are at $50 and are limited... Registration fees can also be sent via cash app: $JMC2017

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