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Author Book Signing "Akata: The Saga of an American Girl Finding Her Roots"

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Arts on the Block (AOB), a social enterprise that empowers creative youth to imagine and shape fulfilling futures, join the creative workforce, and contribute to their communities, is proud to present the premiere event for “Akata: The Saga of an American Girl Finding Her Roots”, the debut novel of V.H. Carlos. Continuing support throughout the lives of creatives in Montgomery County, AOB will host a meet and greet, reading, and book signing event with author and AOB alumnus, V.H. Carlos, on March 25th at 6pm in downtown Silver Spring- 900 Wayne Avenue, Suite 1A.

"Akata: The Saga of an American Girl Finding Her Roots" is a captivating novel that follows the story of a young girl who embarks on a journey of self-discovery and identity. Set against the backdrop of contemporary America, the memoir explores themes of family, culture, and finding one's place in the world.

V.H. Carlos, a talented writer and artist, is excited to share her debut novel with the local community. As an alumni for Arts on the block, she is committed to supporting the arts and inspiring the next generation of artists and writers.

The book signing event offers an opportunity for readers to meet V.H. Carlos and get their copy of the book signed. Guests can enjoy refreshments and engage in a Q&A session with the author.