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DPL Author Series Presents: Linda Solomon

Linda Solomon, is a nationally recognized, award winning photojournalist and member of the exclusive and prestigious Michigan Journalism Hall of Fame. Her latest book The Queen Next Door: Aretha Franklin, An Intimate Portrait is a book full of firsts as Solomon was invited not only to capture historical events in Aretha's music career showcasing Detroit but to join in with the Franklin family's most intimate and cherished moments in her beloved hometown.

Join us for a book discussion and signing by the author.

The event is free. Limited parking is available in the staff parking lot located on Putnam St. Guest must enter the library using either the Cass or Woodward Avenue entrances.

Sunday, November 3, 2019
2:30 PM
Detroit Public Library
5201 Woodward Ave.
Detroit MI
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The Queen Next Door

Aretha Franklin, An Intimate Portrait

Linda Solomon
With a Foreword by Burt Bacharach and Afterword by Sabrina Vonne' Owens

Reflections on the life of Aretha Franklin captured in exclusive photographs by her friend, photojournalist Linda Solomon.

Published: October 2019
ISBN: 9780814347287
Published: October 2019
ISBN: 9780814347294