One of the best kind of book events is the kind sponsored by news media. Authors are sure to get publicity. For example, here's one held every February:
Three authors appear every year for this ticketed event...last week, Janna McMahan and I were the featured authors.
THIS ARTICLE from The Times and Democrat in Orangeburg has all the details
And to my delight, a video of Questions & Answers:
Each table had a clever, beautiful flower arrangement.
Authors, if you're interested in finding out more about next year's Page Turner Luncheon--one of the best-attended and elegant events I've ever had the pleasure to be part of-- contact Kyla Fraser, Advertising Director at The T and D: email@example.com
Mindy Friddle is the author of The Garden Angel (St. Martin's Press/Picador), selected for Barnes and Noble's Discover Great New Writers program in 2004.
Her second novel, Secret Keepers (St. Martin 's Press/Picador), won the 2009 Willie Morris Award for Southern Fiction.