2013 Local Authors Market PlaceIt is time for the 3rd Anniversary of the Local Authors Market Place. This FREE event is fun for the entire family!

Dozens of authors will be at the festival including two featured authors. Wendy Wax who wrote While we were Watching Downton Abbey, and Ken Burger, Salkehatchie Soup.

The Local Authors Market Place will be held on Saturday, September 28th at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

One Hour Workshops:

    Getting Started (10:15 am) – Presented by Cara Curtin Local Author and News Paper Columnist will cover on how to begin writing your book.
    Publish Your Book (11:30 am)- “High Pitched Hum” Publisher & Author Bill Reynolds will be available to give pointers and answer any questions about publishing your book.
    Historical Novels with a Twist (12:45) – Presented by Pamela Bauer Mueller Author of “Splendid Isolation” will cover how to write and research a historical Novels with a twist.
    Writing Books for Fun, Fame and Fortune (2:00 pm) – Presented by Rik Feeney Author of “Writing Books for Fun, Fame and Fortune” will cover how to write and teach how to reach all three.
    Ten Mistakes (3:15 pm) – Editing workshop by Emily Carmain of Noteworthy Editing will cover the aspects of editing and the TEN most common mistakes.

…and for the kids, Darrell House will be performing two shows at 11:30 and 2:30, where he will be telling his stories and singing songs to the kids.

Sonny’s Real Pit Bar-B-Q is the food vendor and will be serving sandwiches, salads and a variety of refreshments. Proceeds support The Family Resource Center of Nassau County.

On Sunday, September 29th, there will be an author luncheon at Joe’s 2nd Street Bistro. Seating is limited and tickets are available at Books Plus on Centre Street.

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