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New York Times Bestselling Author Jamie Ford will speak at the Bob Kirby Branch on Thursday, November 9 at 6:00 p.m. He will discuss his latest novel Love and Other Consolation Prizes, which will be released on September 12. Ford’s beloved debut novel, The Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet, spent two years on the New York Times bestseller list and went on to win the 2010 Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature. For more information about Jamie Ford, please visit www.jamieford.com.
New York Times Bestselling Author Ann Patchett will speak at the Knicely Conference Center on Tuesday, September 19 at 6:00 p.m. Patchett is the author of seven novels, The Patron Saint of Liars, Taft, The Magician’s Assistant, Bel Canto, Run, State of Wonder, and Commonwealth. For more information about Ann Patchett, please visit www.annpatchett.com.
This event is brought to you by the SOKY Book Fest Partners: WKU Libraries, Warren County Public Library, and Barnes & Noble.
David Bell will discuss his latest novel Bring Her Home at the Bob Kirby Branch on Tuesday, July 11 at 6:00 p.m. Bell is the bestselling and award-winning author of seven novels from Berkley/Penguin: BRING HER HOME, SINCE SHE WENT AWAY, SOMEBODY I USED TO KNOW, THE FORGOTTEN GIRL, NEVER COME BACK, THE HIDING PLACE, and CEMETERY GIRL. He is an Associate Professor of English at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Kentucky and can be reached through his website www.davidbellnovels.com.