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'''Saturday, November 5 at 10am-1pm'''
 
'''Saturday, November 5 at 10am-1pm'''
  
Join us for a celebration of local authors. The day begins with a discussion about writing in Virginia by a small panel of local authors. The panel includes Marc Boston[http://www.marcboston.com/] (''The Girl Who Carried Too Much Stuff''), Michelle Damiani[http://michelledamiani.com/] (''Il Bel Centro''), Meredith Cole[https://meredithcoleauthor.wordpress.com/] (''Dead in the Water''), and Mary Morony[http://www.marymorony.com/] (''Apron Strings Trilogy'').  
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Join us for a celebration of local authors. The day begins with a discussion about writing in Virginia by a small panel of local authors.  
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<br/>'''Speaker Panel:'''
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*Marc Boston[http://www.marcboston.com/] (''The Girl Who Carried Too Much Stuff'')
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*Michelle Damiani[http://michelledamiani.com/] (''Il Bel Centro'')
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*Meredith Cole[https://meredithcoleauthor.wordpress.com/] (''Dead in the Water'')
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*Mary Morony[http://www.marymorony.com/] (''Apron Strings Trilogy'').  
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An author fair featuring a variety of authors in the area will follow the panel discussion.
 
An author fair featuring a variety of authors in the area will follow the panel discussion.
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<br/>'''Author Fair Participants'''
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*Elizabeth Sumner Wafler (''In Robin's Nest'')
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*Elsy  Satheesan (''Random Musings'')
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*Carolyn O'Neal (''Kinglsey'')
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*Ella Rae  Murphy (''Maria Awakening'')
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*Joseph B. Hicks (''Sophie & Paige- Soccer Twins'')
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*Fred Shackelford (''The Ticket'')
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*Brian Parrish (''Talin and the Magic Moonbeam Metal Boy'')
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*Michael T. Hemenway (''Blue Lights in Your Mirror: A Guide to the Criminal Justice System for Students, Parents, Teachers, and Coaches'')
  
 
===Panel and Author Fair - Louisa County Library===
 
===Panel and Author Fair - Louisa County Library===

Revision as of 19:01, 27 September 2016

Read Local is a series of events designed to celebrate the authors in our communities.


Upcoming Events

Panel and Author Fair - Central Library

Saturday, November 5 at 10am-1pm

Join us for a celebration of local authors. The day begins with a discussion about writing in Virginia by a small panel of local authors.
Speaker Panel:

  • Marc Boston[1] (The Girl Who Carried Too Much Stuff)
  • Michelle Damiani[2] (Il Bel Centro)
  • Meredith Cole[3] (Dead in the Water)
  • Mary Morony[4] (Apron Strings Trilogy).

An author fair featuring a variety of authors in the area will follow the panel discussion.
Author Fair Participants

  • Elizabeth Sumner Wafler (In Robin's Nest)
  • Elsy Satheesan (Random Musings)
  • Carolyn O'Neal (Kinglsey)
  • Ella Rae Murphy (Maria Awakening)
  • Joseph B. Hicks (Sophie & Paige- Soccer Twins)
  • Fred Shackelford (The Ticket)
  • Brian Parrish (Talin and the Magic Moonbeam Metal Boy)
  • Michael T. Hemenway (Blue Lights in Your Mirror: A Guide to the Criminal Justice System for Students, Parents, Teachers, and Coaches)

Panel and Author Fair - Louisa County Library

Saturday, November 5 at 1-4 pm

Be inspired! Hannah Barnaby[5], author of Wondershow, along with other local authors will share their writing stories. Read, discuss, and connect with other writers and readers in our community. Local authors can sign-up and share their books with others. Please call or email Tiffany Duck at tduck@jmrl.org or 540-894-5853. Local author registration is required.

NaNoWriMo Author Panel - Gordon Avenue Library

Wednesday, November 16 at 7:00pm

It’s National Novel Writing Month here at Gordon Avenue. Local authors Hannah Barnaby[6] (Some of the Parts), Kathryn Erskine[7] (The Badger Knight), Kristen-Paige Madonia (Invisible Fault Line), Morganna Villaman[8] (Death Match) and Allyson Johns will be here to answer any of your questions about the writing process and have a book signing.