Automotive Authors Day, sponsored by The Friends of the National Automotive History Collection, will take place on Saturday November 17, 2007 from 2 to 5 PM at the Detroit Public Library Skillman Branch.
From the website: “Car collectors, restorers, historians and motor heads of all ages are invited to attend the Detroit area’s largest gathering of automotive history writers. Come meet over 20 book authors who write about the world of cars, trucks, ships and airplanes. The Authors will assemble in the Rose Skillman Gallery, home of the National Automotive History Collection. They will talk with you about your interests and sign your copy of their books. Books will also be available for purchase. This event is free and open to the public; street parking and area lots are recommended.”
Participating Authors: John Bluth, Joe Cabadas, Sally Clarke, Mike Davis, Peter Delorenzo, Mike Dixon, George Green, Larry Gustin, Roger Hart, Charlie Hyde, Matt Lee, David Lewis, Walt McCall, Byron Olsen, Sinclair Powell, Tracy Powell, David Roberts, Rex Roy, Richard Stanley, Jim Wagner, Willem Weertman.
The Skillman Branch of the Detroit Public Library is located at 121 Gratiot Avenue (in downtown Detroit behind the Compuware Headquarters).