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Story Time

  • Mother Road Market 1124 South Lewis Avenue Tulsa, OK, 74104 United States (map)

Join us for a special story time on the patio! Former NFL Player & Author, Shamiel Gary will read his newly released children's book, Life of Lahray. Books on sale immediately after.

More about the book: We all want our kids and ourselves to live the best life we can. In Lahray’s young life she is doing everything to live her best life too.

But like many children and adults, Lahray faces self doubt and she believes she needs to change who she is to fit in. However, just when she wants give up her dad reminds her that she can do anything she puts her mind too and that she is unique!

Through Lahray’s story you will believe you can and that you are special and One of kind! “Life of Lahray” is a two story book that you and your child will not want to put down!

More about the author: Shamiel Gary is a former NFL player (for teams such as Patriots, Bills, Bears, and Dolphins), committed to empowering the next generation through keynote speaking and community service. When he’s not speaking to auditoriums of students, Shamiel spends his time as an entrepreneur focused on real estate, mentoring , enjoying time with family, and writing children’s books with his daughter Kaidri.

Shamiel graduated from Oklahoma State with a degree in Psychology. He was a Freshman

All - American, State Champion, and 4 year starter. He has had to overcome obstacles in life such as coaches not believing in him and losing his loving mother to cancer. He wants to share his story to inspire others to always be present and be their best self.

His mission is to creatively inspire the world - rich or poor, young or old, marginalized or famed - to overcome life’s many adversities and realize their dreams are meant to empower others.

Earlier Event: May 25
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Later Event: May 25
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