Local Author Book Fair September 26-28

The Friends of the Orange County Public Library are proud to present our second annual

LOCAL AUTHOR BOOK FAIR
Saturday, September 28, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Orange County Public Library 
 
Our featured authors this year will be Jill McCorkle and A. J. Mayhew. Both authors will be signing books. We will also have readings by this year’s Piedmont Laureate David Menconi, Hillsborough Poet Laureate Dee Stribling, Stephen Petrow, Erika Shearin Karres, special children’s book readings, and many, many more!
All authors’ books will be available for purchase at the Fair. Thank you to Purple Crow Books for selling books at this event.

 
We will also be holding additional readings: 
Thursday evening, September 26, 6:30-8:00 p.m., at Yonder on King Street
Friday evening, September 27, 7:00-8:30 p.m., in the Library Meeting Room
 
We hope you will all plan to turn out and celebrate Orange County authors. A full schedule of readings follows.
 
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Note: All times and authors subject to change.
Thursday 9-26 — “Noir at the Bar” event — Yonder on King Street — 6:30pm-8:00pm
The exact order of readings will be announced later. This is a recurring event at Yonder, and Book Fair authors will be featured along with some of their other readers: J. G. Heatherton, Suzanne Adair, Thomas Fenske, Eryk Pruitt, and James Maxey.
Friday 9-27 — Last Friday “Mystery & Wonder” readings — Library Meeting Room — 7:00pm-8:30pm
Melissa Bourbon / Winnie Archer
J. S. Emuakpor
Diane Kelly
James Maxey
Samantha Bryant
Celeste Shirecliffe
Saturday 9-28, Local Author Book Fair
10 AM
David Menconi, Piedmont Laureate  — No signing
10:30 AM
Dee Stribling, Hillsborough Poet Laureate
11 AM
Jill McCorkle  — Signing 11:30-12:30
11:30 AM
A. J. Mayhew  — Signing Noon-1:00
Noon
Steven Petrow  — Signing 12:30-1:30
12:30 PM
Erika Shearin Karres  — Signing 11-12
1:00 PM
Eryk Pruitt
1:20 PM
Donna D. Vitucci
1:40 PM 
Elizabeth Hein
2:00 PM
Peter Guzzardi
2:20 PM
Tamara J Aycock
2:40 PM
Alexis Thomas
3:00 PM
Emily Buehler
3:20 PM
Morrow Dowdle
3:40 PM
Bonnie Kirk
Children’s readings
Max Dowdle
Shannon Fitzgerald
Clay Carmichael