Virtual Author Visit: Adib Khorram

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Wednesday, November 17, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Author Visit
All Ages

Join us for a virtual chat with author Adib Khorram! He is the author of “Darius the Great Is Not Okay,” which earned the William C. Morris Debut Award, the Asian/Pacific American Award for Young Adult Literature, and a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor, among other accolades. The sequel, “Darius the Great Deserves Better,” was published in 2020, and his debut picture book, “Seven Special Somethings: A Nowruz Story,” was released this year.

Also a graphic designer and a tea enthusiast, Khorram was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri. When he's not writing, he enjoys Crossfit, figure skating, electric guitar, food, wine, video games, board games, and Kansas City barbecue. Learn more about the author at

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This is a multilingual event; interpretation will be provided in Spanish and Arabic. Special thanks to Kennewick School District Migrant and Bilingual Program for providing Arabic interpretation. 

“Darius the Great Is Not Okay” is one of three books featured during our Mid-Columbia Reads literary festival. Pick up your free copy at your local branch, while supplies last, or borrow it today.