Children's literature authors and illustrators will be available for signings and discussion at "Meet the Authors Community Gala" Jan. 30 at Central Library. Guests include Sue Corbett (12 Again, Free Baseball), Nikki Grimes (Jazmin's Notebook, Dark Sons, Meet Danitra Brown, The Road to Paris, Barack Obama: Son of Promise, Children of Hope) and Brian Selznick (author and illustrator of The Invention of Hugo Cabret, The Houdini Box and illustrator of Frindle, The Doll People, The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins).
Presentations begin at 7 p.m. with autographing from 7:30-9 p.m. Book sales will be provided throughout the event by Kids Ink Children's Bookstore.
For more information, call 317-275-4099. Central Library is located at 40 E. St. Clair St.