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I’M PROUD OF YOU | A Busboys and Poets Books Presentation

Location 14th & V 2021 14th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia, 20009
Date Monday, May 13, 2024 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Duration   1 hours
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I'M PROUD OF YOU is a heartwarming picture book by Craig Melvin, co-anchor of NBC News's Today Show, celebrating the special bond between fathers and sons. The book's stirring text and captivating illustrations depict a father's unwavering pride and affection for his son through the ups and downs of childhood. On May 13, 2024, at 6:00 pm, Busboys and Poets Books in Washington, D.C., will host a special event featuring Melvin and NBC4 News Anchor Eun Yang. Melvin will read from his book and engage in a discussion about the importance of family relationships. Copies of the book will be available for purchase, and Melvin will sign them after the program. This free event is open to all, and attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a Q&A session. Attending this event offers a unique opportunity to experience the heartwarming story of I'M PROUD OF YOU firsthand, as read by the author himself, Craig Melvin. It promises to be a touching and inspiring celebration of the father-son bond, making it an ideal event for families, especially fathers and sons. Additionally, the event features a discussion with Melvin and Eun Yang, two accomplished journalists and parents, who will share their insights on the significance of family relationships. This discussion promises to be enlightening and thought-provoking, offering attendees a chance to gain valuable perspectives on nurturing strong family bonds. Furthermore, attendees will have the chance to purchase signed copies of the book, making it a cherished keepsake and a meaningful gift for Father's Day or any occasion celebrating the father-child relationship. Overall, this event offers a heartwarming and enriching experience for families, book lovers, and anyone who values the importance of strong family bonds and the special relationship between fathers and sons.

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