Festival Day and Literary Marketplace --September 17, 2017
Brooklyn Borough Hall and Plaza
Children’s Day – Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017
MetroTech Commons -- Downtown Brooklyn
Bookend Events -- Sept. 11 - 17, 2017
Raúl Colón is pleased that his work has been seen in a range of venues, including The New York Times, The New Yorker, NYC subways, and theater posters. An award-winning illustrator of over thirty books for children, Raúl was chosen to illustrate Dr. Jill Biden’s Don’t Forget, God Bless Our Troops as well as Frank McCourt’s bestselling Angela and the Baby Jesus, both from Paula Wiseman Books. The industry has recognized Raul with a Golden Kite Award, a Pura Belpré Award, and both a gold and silver medal in The Original Art show.