Read Local is a series of events designed to celebrate the authors in our communities.
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.
Moderated by Sharon Harrigan
- Marc Boston (The Girl Who Carried Too Much Stuff)
- Michelle Damiani (Il Bel Centro)
- Meredith Cole (Dead in the Water)
- Mary Morony (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)
- 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! 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 email@example.com or 540-894-5853. Local author registration is required.
- Hannah Barnaby (Wondershow)
- Joan Mazza (Dreaming Your Real Self)
- Nathan Richardson (Likeness of Being)
NaNoWriMo Author Panel - Gordon Avenue Library
Wednesday, November 16 at 7:00pm
It’s National Novel Writing Month here at Gordon Avenue. Local authors will be here to answer any of your questions about the writing process and have a book signing.