BKLYN Book Fair, Artists & Healers

Looking for that unique holiday gift? Want to support local while being in the spirit of community? Join us on December 12th from 1-5 pm at Shambhala Yoga and Dance Center (691 Washington Ave at Prospect Place) for a special book fair featuring new works by local writers, artists, and healers.

We’ll be offering readings, demonstrations, samples, and many niche books to buy!

Following COVID protocols, be sure to wear your mask when you come by to enjoy in the fun. Schedule of readings coming soon!

Coney Island Awakes
by Janet Morgan

Author’s intention: The book Coney Island Awakes grew from gathering together all of my Coney Island drawings (done during Covid restrictions) to tell the story of yet another Coney Island rebirth – celebrating land and sea and human resilience.

Visit Janet’s website to learn more about her and this magical new children’s book! You can also follow her on Instagram.

Janet will offer a reading from Coney Island Awakes.


Natural Beauty from the Outside In
by Sojourner Walker Williams

Author’s intention: I intend to do a reading from the book followed by a demonstration. I will also have samples to share and books on hand to sell and sign.

Visit Sojourner’s website to learn more about her and this unique beauty book.


Coney Island During the Pandemic
by Susanna Plotnick

Author’s intention: My intention for the book party is to share my book with the guests and other authors, to talk to the other authors about their books, and to have fun!

For more about Susanna, visit her website and discover her graphic novel The Exile Trilogy. For more about Coney Island During the Pandemic, visit the book’s page here.


Dynamic Embodiment of the Sun Salutation℠
by Martha Eddy + Shakti Smith

Author Shakti Smith’s intention: My intention for the day is to enjoy being in community together. I would be happy to teach a short experience for everyone that relates to the book

For more about Shakti, visit her website (and local business, Prema Soma Healing Arts) and follow her on Instagram. For more about the book, click here.

Stewart Hoyt, a local artist, did many illustrations throughout the book, including the cover. You can check out his work here and Instagram here.


Brooklyn Plein Air
by Gregory Frux

Exhibition catalogue of the oil paintings of Gregory William Frux, depicting brownstone Brooklyn and the New York City waterfront. Shown at Tabla Rasa Gallery , Brooklyn, New York June 2018.

Learn more about Greg and his work here.


Plant and Tree Spirit Short Reads
by Heather Sanderson

Author’s intention: Today, I intend to be in my heart-space and in community. To connect with everyone who comes, and share more about working with the plants!

Heather’s 20+ books will be available and you can find out more about them here, too.

Follow Heather on Instagram.

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