The Most Famous Unknown Queen
Before she went down as the longest-reigning monarch in British history, Queen Victoria led a lonely, isolated life controlled by people scheming to use her in their quest for power. Victoria Rebels, the most recent young adult novel by Albuquerque author Carolyn Meyer, renders the repression Victoria endured as a child at the hands of her mother and an unyielding advisor.
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A Poet's Picnic
Over 100 local poets come together for a day of spoken word poetry. Enjoy Bébé La La, a calligraphy exhibit, demonstrations and workshops and book sales by local presses.