Wednesday, April 14, 2021

The Virtual 13th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest June 12, 2021, 1pm-5pm on Zoom

 





UrbanReviewsOnline.com presents the 13th Annual Virtual Great Midwest Book Fest on Saturday, June 12, 2021 from 1pm-5pm on Zoom. It is a free to the public virtual event for the attendees. Each attendee that registers and attends the book event will get one free ebook. The featured authors for this event are USA Today and National Bestselling authors Donna Hill, Naleighna Kai, LaJill Hunt, Jeffery Roshell, Shakir Rashaan , and Pat Simmons. Other authors authors include, Pat G'Orge-Walker, J.L. Campbell, Stephanie M. Freeman, Karen D. Bradley, J.L. Woodson, Martha Kennerson,Untamed, Shawneda Crout, Ebony Farashuu, Shelia Bell, Kimani Lauren, Rhonda McKnight, Kendy Ward, Bonnie J. Edwards, Eve Alexander, and Vivian King!


Each author will have 10 minutes to tell everyone about themselves or their books and they will include a link for attendees to purchase their books online. This will be followed by a Q&A. Also, there will be an author pitch session, games, and giveaways. More info to come!


The 13th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest Appearance Schedule

1:00-1:05-Intro- Radiah Hubbert

1:05pm-1:15pm- La Jill Hunt

1:15pm-1:25pm- Jeffery Roshell,

1:25pm-1:35pm- Pat Simmons

1:35pm-1:45-Break

1:45pm-1:55pm- Shakir Rashaan

2pm- 3pm- Games & Giveaways

Naleighna Kai

Pat G’Orge-Walker

J.L. Campbell

Stephanie M. Freeman

Karen D. Bradley

J.L. Woodson

Sierra Kay

Marie McKenzie

Solsiré E. Felida

Erica B. Davis

3pm-3:10pm-Break

3:10pm-3:20pm-Donna Hill

3:20pm-3:30pm- Rhonda McKnight

3:30pm-3:40pm- Kendy Ward

3:40pm-3:50pm-Break

3:50pm-4:00pm- Shawneda Crout

4:00pm-4:10pm-Shelia Bell

4:10pm-4:20pm-Untamed

4:20pm-4:30pm-Ebony Farashuu

4:30pm-4:40pm-Bonnie J. Edwards

4:40pm-4:50pm- Kimani Lauren

4:50pm-5pm-Eve Alexander

5pm-5:10pm-Vivian King

5:10-5:15pm-Wrap up


Zoom Link : https://zoom.us/j/95833487269?pwd=b1RaN0szaENHNm4rRzh5YmRVMFhDUT09


You must register on Eventbrite here in order to get the free ebooks : bit.ly/GMBF2021





Monday, October 12, 2020

The 12th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest presents the virtual November to Remember Book Bash on Saturday, November 7, 2020 from 1pm-5pm on Zoom.

 



The 12th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest presents the virtual November to Remember Book Bash on Saturday, November 7, 2020 from 1pm-5pm on Zoom. It is a free to the public virtual event for the attendees. Each attendee that registers and attends the book bash will get one free ebook. The featured authors for this event are New York Times Bestselling author Brenda Jackson, National Bestselling author Naleighna Kai, National Bestselling author LaJill Hunt, and National Bestselling author J.D. Mason. Other authors include National Bestselling author Pat Simmons, Sierra Kay, Michelle Mitchell, Stacey-Covington Lee , Obelia Akanke, Vivian King, Bonnie J. Edwards, Shana Burton, Shakir Rashaan, Sheila Bell, T.C. Blackwell, Altonya Washington, Patricia Balentine, LaShaunda Hoffman, Portia A. Cosby, Nakia R. Laushaul, Lalanii Wilson Jones, and Treavion Davenport.


Each author will have 10 minutes to tell everyone about themselves or their books and they will tell attendees where to purchase their books online. This will be followed by a Q&A with the attendees. The author appearance schedule will be posted in the coming weeks. 


To register go to : https://bit.ly/GMBFNov

Saturday, September 19, 2020

The 12th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest presents November to Remember Book Bash on Saturday, November 7, 2020 from 1pm-5pm -Call for Authors

 


The 12th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest presents November to Remember Book Bash on Saturday, November 7, 2020 from 1pm-5pm on Zoom. It is a free to the public virtual event for the attendees on Zoom. Each attendee that registers and attends the book bash will get one free book. The featured authors for this event are New York Times Bestselling author Brenda Jackson, National Bestselling author Naleighna Kai, National Bestselling author LaJill Hunt, and National Bestselling author J.D. Mason. This event's lineup also includes: 


Pat Simmons

Sierra Kay

Michelle Mitchell

Stacey-Covington Lee

Obelia Akanke 

Vivian King

Bonnie J. Edwards


Each  author will have 10 minutes to tell everyone about themselves or their books and they will include a link for attendees to purchase their books online.


There is still room for more authors! The participation fee for this virtual event is $20. Your space for the event will only be reserved once payment is received. If you are interested, please send an email to radiah@urban-reviews.com and I will send you a Paypal invoice. Thank you!


Saturday, March 7, 2020

Sponsorship Opportunities : 12th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest : NEW DATE!: 6/12/21




ATTENTION: Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, the 12th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest will not be held this year. The book fest will return on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Nicolet High School from 1pm to 4pm.  See you next year!

Below are different sponsorship opportunities that are available for this year’s book fest. Please contact Radiah Hubbert at radiah@urban-reviews.com if you are interested.  The size of the program book is  8.5 x 11 letter size and is in full color. All sponsors will be listed in the Great Midwest Book Fest program. Thank you.

Platinum Sponsor : One page ad : $100 : Includes a one page ad in the Great Midwest Book Fest program book and three weeks of free  Author of the Week advertising that will be featured on urbanreviewsonline.com website as well as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. ($75 value)


Silver Sponsor : Half page ad : $75 : Includes a half page ad in the Great Midwest Book Fest program book and 2 weeks of free  Author of the Week advertising that will be featured on urbanreviewsonline.com website as well as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. ($50 value)


Gold Sponsor : Donate 10 books or more for the SWAG bags . Includes 1 week of free Author of the Week advertising that will be featured on urbanreviewsonline.com website as well as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. ($25 value)

Bronze Sponsor : Donate one signed copy of your book to be featured in the Great Midwest Book Fest giveaway basket. You will  be listed in the Great Midwest Book Fest program book as a sponsor.

The 12th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest - Saturday June 12, 2021


Hello everyone,
Due to the uncertainty of this COVID-19, the 12th Annual Great Midwest Book Fest will now be held on Saturday, June 12, 2021! Same location, same time! See you next year!