Author Talk - Angie Smibert "Lingering Echoes"
Roanoke Resident Angie Smibert will discuss Lingering Echos, the second book in her Ghost of Ordinary Objects series for middle readers and young adults. The first book, Bone's Gift, 12-year-Bone, an Appalachian girl coming to terms with her supernatural gift at the start of World War II. Kirkus Reviews called Bone's Gift "an intriguing blend of history and magic."
Smibert is the author of the Memento Nora series and numerous nonfiction books for children, and many short stories for both adults and teens. She grew up in Blacksburg, where her mother's family once worked in the long-closed coal mines along the New River, the setting for the Ordinary Objects series.
A signing will follow the presentation;. Preorder your copy for 10% off with code AEP190316 online or in the store.