Meet Authors. Buy Books. Get them signed!

Saturday, October 26, 2019 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Duke Energy Convention Center

Free Admission

“Move over zombies and adolescent vampires. There’s a new threat in town—and it’s only twelve inches tall. How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack is the only comprehensive survival guide that will help you prevent, prepare for, and ward off an imminent home invasion by the common garden gnome. Once thought of as harmless yard

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Cincinnati’s own Will Hillenbrand will be a featured author at Books By the Banks 2010. Will has a great website that shows his process in creating his drawings, his inspirations, and much more. You can check it out here.

” I grew up across the street from an old library with English architecture of red brick and Bedford stone.I loved nothing more than walking under its high beamed ceilings, searching the shelves for books, and taking them home to get lost in the pages and experience the characters’ lives. I can’t remember a time

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Author Brandon Marie Miller captures the essence of this exceptional individual through both his original writings and hands-on activities from the era.”This smart and delightful book captures the magic of Benjamin Franklin and shows why his life is so inspiring. Above all, it celebrates his creativity, which was the source of his genius.” Walter Isaacson, author, Benjamin Franklin: An American Life”*


Thanks to all the authors who applied to become part of Books By the Banks 2010. The application process closed June 15, and we are now working  on producing  a fabulous list of participants. Stay Tuned!