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Celebrate Black History Month at the Pontiac Creative Arts Center!

In celebration of Black History Month, the Pontiac Creative Arts Center presents guest author, Jean Alicia Elster. She will discuss her book The Colored Car through a presentation titled "The Back Story." The presentation will be followed by a book signing and reception. Books will be available for purchase courtesy of the Book Beat.

This is a free event for all ages.

Date
Saturday, February 23, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Venue
Pontiac Creative Arts Center
47 Williams Street
Pontiac MI
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AWARD
WINNER

The Colored Car

Jean Alicia Elster

For young readers, the powerful story of an African American girl's train journey south from Detroit in 1937.

Paperback
Published: September 2013
ISBN: 9780814336069
eBOOK
Published: September 2013
ISBN: 9780814336083
AWARD
WINNER

Who's Jim Hines?

Jean Alicia Elster

A look at issues of race in Depression-era Detroit for young readers, aged 8 through 12.

Paperback
Published: July 2008
ISBN: 9780814334027
eBOOK
Published: July 2008
ISBN: 9780814335437