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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.
New York Times and #1 internationally bestselling author Karin Slaughter will speak at the Bob Kirby Branch on Wednesday, August 9 at 6:00 p.m. She will discuss and sign copies of her new novel The Good Daughter. Published in 36 languages, with more than 35 million copies sold across the globe, her sixteen novels include the Grant County and Will Trent books, as well as the Edgar-nominated Cop Town and the instant New York Times bestselling novel Pretty Girls. For more information about Karin Slaughter, please visit her website.