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April 18, 2017 > Castro Valley book fair features 30 local writers

Castro Valley book fair features 30 local writers

Best-selling author Lisa See will be the keynote speaker for the Castro Valley Book Fair, which features book sales from 30 local writers plus panel discussions on Saturday, May 6. No tickets are required for this free library event.

Lisa See, author of 10 beloved books including ÔOn Gold Mountain,Õ ÔShanghai Girls,Õ and the newly released ÔThe Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane,Õ will present live via Skype from her home in Los Angeles at 11:30 a.m. See will share stories about her life as a writer, her writing process, and current and future projects. The event will be fully interactive and questions are welcome.

The Book Fair opens at 1:00 p.m., immediately following SeeÕs address, and will feature writers of fiction and nonfiction books in a wide variety of genres and topics. Both professionally and independently published authors will be on hand. Patrons can chat with authors, buy signed books, and enjoy light refreshments.

YouÕll also have a chance to learn about writing and publishing in two informative panel discussions:

¥ 1:30 p.m. Ð 2:30 p.m.: ÔMurder on the Mind: Writing Riveting MysteriesÕ

¥ 3 p.m. Ð 4 p.m.: ÔPutting Your Life on the Line: Writing a MemoirÕ

The Library will provide an ASL interpreter for any event with at least seven working daysÕ notice. Please call 510-667-7900 or TTY 888-663-0660.

Castro Valley Book Fair
Saturday, May 6
11:30 a.m. Ð 4:00 p.m.
Castro Valley Library
3600 Norbridge Ave, Castro Valley
(510) 608-1137

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