Alexander Blackburn Book Signing , Saturday, Nov. 21st
Book Signing: Michael and Kathleen Hague, Alex Blackburn, and Barbara Sparks
— Hooked on Books, 11 to 2 on Saturday, Nov. 21.
Award winning authors, Michael and Kathleen Hague, Alex Blackburn, and Barbara Sparks,
will sign their books at Hooked on Books, 11 to 2 on Saturday, Nov. 21. The Hague’s are
known worldwide for their beautifully illustrated children’s books. Michael will be signing his
newest book, Eye of Newt, a graphic novel, plus numerous Hague back titles.
Alexander Blackburn, previous winner of the Frank Waters Award, and UCCS Professor Emeritus has several recent titles, including: Creative Spirit, The Door of the Sad People, (about Ludlow), The Voice of the Children in the Apple Tree, and a new edition of Suddenly A Mortal Splendor.
Barbara Sparks is well known for her photography in books by Ann Zwinger, and now she
has two books of her iconic and documentary photography, Taos, People, Land, Spirit, and, Far
Flung Places. Other books with Spark’s photography include; Spanish Peaks, Colorado’s Sangre
De Cristo Mountains, and Aspen: Blazon of the High Country.
Hooked on Books owner Mary Ciletti said, “When we support our local authors we honor
their diligence, creativity, and the cultural resources they give to our community and the world.”
Celebrating 33 years of bookselling, Hooked on Books, open 10-6 Mon. to Sat., is in the newly
renovated Markets at Maizeland, 3918 Maizeland Rd. at Academy Blvd You can order books in
advance by calling HOB at 596-1621 or 719-596-1621.