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Zawadi Books and Civil Writes Project Present: Marvella Finds Her Magic, a reading by Annette Daniels Taylor

Annette Daniels Taylor will read from her new children’s novel, Marvella Finds Her Magic, on Wednesday, August 24 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Zawadi Books, 1382 Jefferson Avenue, Buffalo, New York.

Marvella is an Afro-Latina who moves from Brooklyn to Buffalo because her parents are getting a divorce. Later Marvella discovers she can talk to animals! This is Daniels Taylor’s first children’s novel. The book targets ages 6-9 interested in mystery, animals, and magic!

Annette will also read from her latest Young Adult novel in verse, Shoot the Storm, a fictional story which explores juvenile justice though the eyes of Aaliyah, who lives on Jefferson Avenue. Both books are published by West44 Books.

This event is made possible by Just Buffalo Literary Center’s Civil Writes Project.


Wednesday, August 24, 2022


5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Zawadi Books
1382 Jefferson Avenue
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