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    Local Author Book Fair

    Nov 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Orange County Main Library
    137 W Margaret Ln
    Hillsborough, NC 27278
    Friends of the Orange County Library

    The day-long program will feature readings by notable authors Jaki Shelton Green, North Carolina Poet Laureate, Nancy Peacock, 2018 Piedmont Laureate, Lee Smith, and Anna Jean Mayhew, plus signings by Allan Gurganus and many other authors.

    Book sales will be held in the meeting room and open 11 AM to 4 PM.

    We will launch with a reading by NC Poet Laureate Jaki Shelton Green at 10am. From 4-5, there will be a reception in the meeting room for the authors and the public.

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    The Friends of the Orange County Public Library are sponsoring the event which is free and open to the public.

    Below is the list of all the authors taking part.

    Jaki Shelton Green, poetry
    Lee Smith, literary fiction
    Allan Gurganus, literary fiction
    Anna Jean Mayhew, literary fiction
    Nancy Peacock, historical Fiction
    Barbara Claypole White, literary fiction
    John Claude Bemis, childrens
    Laine Cunningham, literary fiction
    Shannon Moore Fitzgerald, childrens
    James Maxey, speculative fiction
    Samantha Bryant, speculative fiction
    Elizabeth Hein, literary fiction
    Anne Anthony, short stories
    Dori Ann Dupre, literary fiction
    Emily Buehler, nonfiction
    Max Dowdle, graphic novels
    Morrow Dowdle, poetry
    Pam Baggett, poetry
    Carol A. Strickland, speculative fiction
    Anne Centers, childrens
    Frances M. Wood, childrens
    Nancy Haines, childrens
    Harry Kavros, nonfiction