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Author Event Combines Black History Month and Red Shoes
Best-Selling Author Marian L. Thomas will host her first book launch event called "Get Your Red Shoes On" at the Atlanta Marriott. Her event will also be participating in the 2011 National African American Read-In.
My Father's Colors is a second release for the author. Her debut title, Color Me Jazzmyne reached #1 in the Rhythm & Blues category on Amazon.com Best-Seller list . It was also awarded as being one of the "Top 100 Books" by Sankofa Literary Society Review and was nominated for the "2010 Book of the Year" by AAMBC.
Similar in nature to the heart of Color Me Jazzmyne, My Father's Colors is both contemporary fiction and literary entertainment that focusing on character and plot development. It is also poetic and derives its inspiration from the real life experiences that many woman and children of abuse continue to face. It is emotional, captivating and sparked with the elements of reality to make a true reader connection.
While the "Get Your Red Shoes On" event is sure to be a night filled with fabulous red shoes and entertainment, it will also be participating in the 2011 National African American Read-In. A project that is sponsored by the NCTE in honor of Black History Month.
Marian will be submitting her 2011 African America Read-In Report Card on February 20, 2011.
For more information on participating in the African American Read-In, please visit:
About the Author:
Marian L. Thomas graduated Magna Cum Laude, receiving her Bachelor degree in Business Communication. She began her writing debut as a Sports Editor and as a News Editor for a local Atlanta college paper. While Marian’s books are a work of fiction, they touch on the struggles of women, abuse, relationships and friendships, giving each one a hint of reality that readers are looking for in a good story.
“There is nothing special about me, I am a woman, wife, writer and author who resides in Atlanta by way of Chicago. As for my writing style; most say that I write with passion, emotion, drama and a hint of reality. For me, they represent the foundation of my pen. My thoughts and even my dreams.”
Advanced tickets for the event are available until 02.07.2011. For details, please visit the author's website at: http://www.marianlthomas.com. Tickets range between $38.50-$40.00 per person.
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