To request an author visit or presentation from Wade and/or Cheryl Hudson, please contact Patrick Oliver at or (501) 952-6169.


Easton Middle School, Easton, PA
October 25, 2019
Author visit

appearances-just-us-books-mach-elementary-easton-pa-october-25-2019.jpgMach Elementary, Easton, PA
October 25, 2019
Author visit


Easton Book Festival
State Theater Ballroom
Easton, PA
October 26, 2019
Panel: Publishing in Color: Telling African American Stories (11 am)
Panel: Children's Book Censorship (4:30 pm)

 news-events-just-us-books-jane-adams-children-s-book-honor-award.jpgJane Addams Children's Book Awards
October 18 2019, 1 pm
777 UN Plaza, NYC
Wade and Cheryl Hudson will be honored along with fellow 2019 awardees
Reception and book signing immediately follow
*Event is free and open to the public

appearances-just-us-books-strong-girls-empowerment-activism-brooklyn-book-festival.jpgStrong Girls + Empowerment & Activism
Brooklyn Book Festival

Langston Hughes House, 20 E. 127 St., Harlem
Sept. 17, 2019, 7 pm
Cheryl Willis Hudson - panels



appearances-just-us-books-get-lit-with-the-ceo-a-conversation-with-wade-hudson.jpgGet Lit with the CEO - a conversation with Wade Hudson
July 20, 2019, 10:30 am Central

Martin Luther King Jr. Public Library - Dallas
Wade Hudson will join via video conference



appearances-just-us-books-empowering-kids-panel-july-14-2019-1-pm-eastern.jpgEmpowering Kids panel
July 14, 2019, 1 pm Eastern
Books of Wonder - 84th Street location, NYC
Cheryl Willis Hudson - panelist


appearances-just-us-books-ala-conference-washington-dc-june-20-25.jpgALA CONFERENCE
Washington, DC
June 20-25


appearances-just-us-books-children-s-defense-fund-clinton-tn-june-6-2019.jpgCHILDREN’S DEFENSE FUND
Ella Baker Child Policy Institute
Clinton, TN
June 6, 2019
Wade & Cheryl Hudson - panelists on the Walter Dean Myers Authors' Panel

appearances-just-us-books-book-expo-america-javits-center-new-york-ny-may-30-june-1-2019.jpgBOOK EXPO AMERICA
Javits Center

New York, NY
May 30 – June 1, 2019
appearances-just-us-books-gaithersburg-book-festival-gaithersburg-md-may-18-2019.jpgGAITHERSBURG BOOK FESTIVAL
Gaithersburg, MD
May 18, 2019
Wade & Cheryl - Featured authors
appearances-just-us-books-reginald-lewis-7th-annual-children-s-book-fair-baltimore-md-may-11-2019.jpgREGINALD LEWIS 7th ANNUAL CHILDREN’S BOOK FAIR
Baltimore, MD
May 11, 2019
Wade & Cheryl - Presentation

appearances-just-us-books-new-york-university-new-york-city-may-4-2019.jpgNEW YORK UNIVERSITY
New York City

May 4, 2019, 9:45 AM
Literature Symposium
"Who's Life Is It Anyway?"
Wade & Cheryl - Keynote address

 appearances-just-us-books-dalton-school-new-york-city-may-4-2019.jpgDALTON SCHOOL
New York City
May 4, 2019
Wade & Cheryl - Presentation
 appearances-just-us-books-kweli-conference-new-york-city-april-5-6-2019.jpgKWELI CONFERENCE
New York City
April 5 & 6, 2019
Wade & Cheryl - Panel discussion
 news-events-just-us-books-book-web-interview-with-wade-cheryl.jpgFRANKLIN TOWNSHIP LIBRARY
Somerset, NJ

April 2, 6:00 PM
Cheryl - ABCs of Publishing workshop
appearances-just-us-books-north-carolina-reading-association-conference-raleigh-nc-april-1-2019.jpgNORTH CAROLINA READING ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE
Raleigh, NC
April 1, 2019
Panel Discussion spotlighting We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices
Moderated by Alan Bailey, chair-elect, CSK Committee

appearances-just-us-books-we-rise-conversation-with-teens-i-too-arts-collective-langston-hughes-hous.jpg"We Rise" conversation with teens 
Langston Hughes House (invitation only)

March 28, 2019, 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Wade and Cheryl Hudson - Author visit

 appearances-just-us-books-montclair-book-festival-montclair-nj-march-23-2019.jpgMONTCLAIR BOOK FESTIVAL
Montclair, NJ
March 23, 2019
Wade & Cheryl - Presentation
 appearances-just-us-books-giffen-memorial-elementary-school-albany-ny-march-8-2019.jpgGIFFEN MEMORIAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Albany, NY
March 8, 2019
Wade & Cheryl - Author visit
appearances-just-us-books-storymakers-symposium-brooklyn-public-library-brooklyn-ny-march-2.jpgSTORYMAKERS SYMPOSIUM
Brooklyn Public Library
Brooklyn, NY
March 2, 1-4 pm
Wade & Cheryl - Publishers panel
 apperances-just-us-books-havava-cuba-book-festival-havana-cuba-february-6-14-2019.jpgHAVAVA, CUBA BOOK FESTIVAL
Havana, Cuba
February 6-14, 2019
Wade, Cheryl, Katura & Stephan Hudson (Part of the Black Publishers Delegation)