Monthly Archives: May 2016

Author of YA Fiction Cindy Cipriano in Mocksville Saturday

Meet the Awarding Winning Author of the Exciting Sidhe Series

Author of Young Adult and Middle School Fiction, Cindy Cipriano will speak this weekend in Mocksville at the Davie County Public Library’s AuthorTalk – sponsored by the non-profit Friends of Davie County Public Library group.

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She is the author of an exciting fantasy series set in NC.  Her first novel, The Circle is Book One of The Sidhe Series (Odyssey Books), and won the 2014 Moonbeam Children’s Book Silver Award for Pre-Teen Fiction, Fantasy. The Choice, Book Two of the Sidhe Series is now available and continues the first book’s exciting mystery:

Calum Ranson is searching for his cousin who may have been abducted by the dark Hobayeth Clan!

The Circle and The Choice immerse you in a world of magic and adventure. Hear more from Cindy about her work this Saturday 10-12:30 pm, and get your books signed!

Visit her Author Page to find out more about the series. The books are available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble bookstores online and you can follow her on Tweets on Twitter

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Local Author M.H. Healy Will Speak Saturday

Hear from Featured Authors on Saturday, June 4, 2016

At the Mockville, NC Library, 371 N. Main Street, Mocksville NC 27028. Refreshments from 10-10:30 am and then Author Mark Eley will kick off our AuthorTalk!

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Mark Eley’s pen name is M.H. Healy. He tells us he chose his pen name because, quite simply, everyone mistakes his last name “Eley” for “Healy” anyway! So M.H. Healy has been his unintentional alias for a while.

He will bring antique weaponry to show us and tell us about life with his family in Clemmons, as well as discussing the first in his series of AF novels about Kwame Obasanjo, an African teen from Senegal who raised by Jesuits but thrown into slavery by a vicious captain. His only escape, joining the pirates who raid his plantation!

You can follow him at Facebook or visit his author page, piratestraits.com for more information about his detailed research into the history of pirates and weapons.

The book from the series, Pirate Straits, is Oath of Blood and is available at Amazon, and from the Publisher, Library Tales. If you enjoy drama, adventure and action (who doesn’t) then you should check out, Oath of Blood.

Refreshments served at 10 am and then Mark will speak at 10:30 am this Saturday.

The AuthorTalk Series is sponsored by the Friends of Davie County Public Library. We hope to visit with you and enjoy hearing from a terrific variety of talented North Carolina authors.

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A Little Talk With Author & Recording Artist, Marie Norway

It Started With a Dare – A Memoir by Marie Norway

Marie was a Nashville Recording artist, TV and Radio Personality and now an author. She shares her adventures throughout the 70’s and 80’s with us in her memoir, It Started With a Dare. Her book is of interest to both adults and young adults.

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Meet Marie and hear a little about her work and her book this Saturday when the Friends of Davie County Public library presents a time for some AuthorTalk!

Marie will be there to sign books and visit. Her books will be available for purchase.

Her memoir is also available on Amazon and Book Baby or in e-book format for Amazon Kindle, Barnes & Noble, Kobo, Baker & Taylor, Copia, Gardner’s, eSentral, Scribd, Goodreads, Oyster, Flipkart, Ciando, EBSCO, and ePub Direct.

Visit her website for more information and to hear some of her music!

You can also find her on Facebook.

We look forward to hearing all that she has to say this Saturday, June 4 at 10 am.

Davie County Authors Speak Up at AuthorTalk

You Are Invited  – AuthorTalk

Saturday, June 4, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

 

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The Friends of Davie County Public Library is sponsoring “AuthorTalk”.

Refreshments will be served at 10 a.m. and then a variety of North Carolina authors will chat about their writing, or show a brief presentation. The books will be available at the event where you will be able to get them signed by your favorite authors!

You will get a chance to meet and hear from authors of both fiction and non-fiction.

Adult Fiction & Non-Fiction Authors will speak from 10:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m., then we will hear from writers of fiction for children and young adults from 11:15-12:30 p.m.

These award winning North Carolina authors include:

Check out the links to author pages above and then come out, meet the authors and hear about their work in their own words.

 

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Author Highlights

Bookmark our website and come back to see highlighted posts about individual authors and their books every day this week!

For questions about this event you can check our calendar and Facebook page, email us at friendsofdavielibrary@gmail.com or call the event coordinator at 336-293-03477.

*Other AuthorTalk dates highlighting other authors will be August 6, 2016 and January 14, 2017