Meet the Writers: Saturday Signings with Local Authors

Western Virginia boasts many nationally, regionally and locally published authors in fiction and non-fiction. Here's your chance to meet and talk with some of our favorites. 

The event kicks off Saturday October 1 and runs through December 17. Check out all the books here

  • Cathy Hankla of Roanoke: Not Xanadu, Galaxies, Lost Places
  • Robert Schultz of Salem: Into the New World, The Madhouse Nudes, War Memoranda, Specimens of the Plague Year

October 15

  • Karen Lanning of Lexington: A Spider Sat Beside Her, The Sting of the Bee, Listen to the Birds
  • Bruce Bryan of Roanoke: 40 West - Two Brothers on the Trip to Mark a LIfetime

October 22

  • Cathy Dudley of Fincastle: Toddler Theology, Faith, Family, & Fun

October 29

  • Samantha Rosenthal of Roanoke:  Living Queer History
  • Cameron Mackenzie of Roanoke: River Weather, The Beginning of His Excellent and Eventful Career

November 5

  • Evelyne Holingue of Roanoke: Chronicles from Chateau Moines, Chez Moi in the USA, Our World: France, All the Mountains We Can Climb
  • Barry Blair of Jonesborough, TN: Unwound. All For a Song, Superdeaths

November 12

  • Jane Fenton of Ferrum:  Repo Girl, A Repo Girl Christmas, Crazy for You
  • James William Gardner of Roanoke:  The Healing Ground

November 19

  • Kristina Gorcheva-Newberry of Bland? The Orchard
  • Lyle Smythers of Roanoke: Feasting with Panthers, Death by Sin, Worms of Sin

November 26,

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  • Dan Smith of Roanoke, NEWS! CLOG!

December 3

  • Amanda Cockrell of Roanoke: Shadow of the Eagle, What We Keep Is Not Always What Will Stay, The Wall at the Edge of the World
  • Brook Allen of Blue Ridge:  Antonius: Son of Rome, Antonius: Second in Command, Antonius: Soldier of Fate

December 10

  • Betsy Ashton of Moneta:  Betrayal, Out of the Desert, Eyes without a Face
  • Mindy Quigley of Blacksburg: Six Feet Deep Dish, Murder in Mount Moriah, Death in Duck, The Burnt Island Burial Ground

December 17

  • Sarah Warburton of Blacksburg: Once Two Sisters , You Can Never Tell
  • Ken Conklin of Daleville: Norvel: An American Hero

 

Event date: 
Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Event address: 
112 Market Street SE
Roanoke, VA 24011
A Spider Sat Beside Her: The Melt Trilogy - Book One By K. E. Lanning Cover Image
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Published: K.E. Lanning - July 17th, 2017

The Sting of the Bee: The Melt Trilogy - Book Two By K. E. Lanning Cover Image
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Published: K.E. Lanning - April 4th, 2018

Listen to the Birds: The Melt Trilogy - Book Three By K. E. Lanning Cover Image
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Published: K.E. Lanning - April 4th, 2019

Toddler Theology: Childlike Faith for Everyone By Cathy D. Dudley Cover Image
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Published: Blessing2upublishing - September 7th, 2018

Faith, Family, & Fun: Monthly Lessons to Color and Connect with God's Love By Cathy D. Dudley Cover Image
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Published: Blessing2upublishing - September 27th, 2019

Living Queer History: Remembrance and Belonging in a Southern City By Gregory Samantha Rosenthal Cover Image
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Published: University of North Carolina Press - December 7th, 2021

River Weather By Alternating Current (Editor), Cameron MacKenzie Cover Image
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Published: Alternating Current - November 16th, 2021

The Beginning of His Excellent and Eventful Career By Cameron MacKenzie Cover Image
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Published: Madhat, Inc. - March 5th, 2018

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Our World: France By Evelyne Holingue, Margaux Carpentier (Illustrator) Cover Image
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Published: Barefoot Books - October 18th, 2022

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Repo Girl By Jane Fenton Cover Image
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Published: Blue Morpho Books - April 24th, 2018

A Repo Girl Christmas By Jane Fenton Cover Image
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Published: Blue Morpho Books - January 29th, 2019

Crazy for You: A Mystique Books Novel By Jane Fenton Cover Image
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Published: Blue Morpho Books - July 17th, 2019

The Orchard: A Novel By Kristina Gorcheva-Newberry Cover Image
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Published: Ballantine Books - March 15th, 2022

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Not Xanadu: Poems By Cathryn Hankla Cover Image
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Published: Mercer University Press - March 1st, 2022

Galaxies: Poems By Cathryn Hankla Cover Image
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Published: Mercer University Press - February 1st, 2021

News! By Dan Smith Cover Image
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Published: Lulu.com - May 30th, 2022

Clog! By Dan Smith Cover Image
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - December 7th, 2013

Antonius: Second in Command By Brook Allen Cover Image
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Published: Dawg House Books - October 25th, 2019

Antonius: Soldier of Fate By Brook Allen Cover Image
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Published: Margaret Courtney - October 16th, 2020

Antonius: Son of Rome By Brook Allen Cover Image
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Published: Dawg House Books - March 15th, 2019

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Out of the Desert By Betsy Ashton Cover Image
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Published: Independently Published - July 21st, 2019

Six Feet Deep Dish (Deep Dish Mysteries #1) By Mindy Quigley Cover Image
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Published: St. Martin's Paperbacks - August 23rd, 2022

A Murder in Mount Moriah: a Reverend Lindsay Harding Mystery By Mindy Quigley Cover Image
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - October 28th, 2013

A Death in Duck By Mindy Quigley Cover Image
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - July 23rd, 2014

Once Two Sisters: A Novel By Sarah Warburton Cover Image
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Published: Crooked Lane Books - September 8th, 2020

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You Can Never Tell: A Novel By Sarah Warburton Cover Image
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Published: Crooked Lane Books - August 10th, 2021

Norvel: An American Hero By Kenneth F. Conklin Cover Image
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Published: Chapin Keith - April 17th, 2021