Read Local Author Fair Brings Dozens of Authors to MidPointe Library West Chester September 29
Posted By:  Cari Hillman
Friday, September 21, 2018

More than 25 local, independently published authors are expected to greet the public during the ReadLOCAL Indie Author Fair Saturday, September 29, at MidPointe Library, 9363 Centre Pointe Drive, West Chester.
Authors will welcome visitors from 10 a.m. to noon in the library’s Community Room, said Martha Matthews, Information/Reference Programming Librarian. There is no admission fee.
The popular program, the second of its kind at the West Chester location, gives readers a chance to meet authors from the immediate area and around Ohio and ask about their writing processes and backgrounds. Visitors can also buy books and have them signed by the authors. This year’s contingent represents a wide variety of genres in fiction and non-fiction and includes a 13-year-old eighth grader from Mason.
Authors expected to attend, their place of residence, genre, and book titles include:
Paige Addams of Columbus, adult romance, “Tales of Ejoma.”Timothy B. Barner of Trenton, adult fiction, “Eyes of God.”
Michelle Bolanger of Dayton, teen and adult fiction, romance and sci-fi, “The Kiss,” “The Touch,” “The Light,”“Saving Detroit,” “Safe Cages.”
Carol Cartaino of Seamon, Ohio, adult non-fiction, “Myths and Truths About Coyotes,” “It Happened in Ohio,” “Get Organized, Get Published!”, “Clutter’s Last Stand.”
Stacy Dickman of Fairfield Township, adult non-fiction, “Labeled : Redefining the Woman God Made You to Be.”
Richard DuMont of Cincinnati, teen fiction, “Johnny Hunter.”
Tammi Ector of Hamilton, adult fiction, romance and Christian-themed, “Seasons of Her Soul.”
Linda Riesenberg Fisler of Middletown, adult mystery, “Blind Influence,” “Blind Persuasion,” “Blind Alliance.”
Beth Gully of Lebanon, children’s picture book, “The Other Side of Christmas.”
Piper Hawkins, age 13, of Mason, children’s fiction, “Visions of Light : A Christmas Story” and “The Puppy Tooth Fairy.”
Janet Kassalen of Morrow, children’s fiction, “Flip Flap Try...A Cardinal’s Journey.”
Mike Kunze of West Chester, adult non-fiction, “Kings Island Park Hacks,” “Amusement Park Hacks.”
Frank M. Lee (1943-2012), adult non-fiction, memoir, “Nekkid.” Represented by Connie Breitbeil.
Heather Lester of Cincinnati, children’s picture book, “I Love You for You,” “I Can Be Kind,” “Everyday Imagination - The Green Scarf.”
Bryan W. Marshall of West Chester, adult non-fiction, “The Committee : A Study of Policy, Power, Politics and Obama’s Historic Legislative Agenda on Capitol Hill” based on a political journal kept by Bruce Wolpe, former Chief of Staff to Julia Gillard, Australia’s 27th Prime Minister, Senior Advisor to U.S. Representative Henry A. Waxman (D-Ca.), chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Rock Neelly of Lebanon, adult mystery, “The Babylon Blues.”
Tambura Omoeile of Monroe, children’s short stories, “A Gift For Daddy Gone Wrong.”
Kristen Otte of Dayton, children’s fiction, “Adventures of Zelda” series and “Alien Kid” series.
Lisa Powell of Hamilton, teen and adult fiction, romance, sci-fi, “Catskill Trilogy,” “Road to Fearless,” “IOU a Horse.”
Helen Rogers of Oxford, adult non-fiction, “Impacting the WORLD through the WORD: 68 Inspirational Promises of God for This Generation,” “For Just a Time as This,” “Inspirations : from the Heart,” “Hospitality : Sharing Our Love,” “Global Opportunities : My Space of Employment,” “Impacting the WORLD through Hospitality.”
Tom Sakmyster of Mason, adult non-fiction, “The Last Shaker Apostate: Augustus Wager and Union Village, Ohio.”
Mike Sherer of West Chester, adult mystery, “A Cold Dish.”
J.T. Townsend of Wyoming, adult non-fiction, true crime, “Summer’s Almost Gone...The Most Notorious Cold Case in Cincinnati History.”
Eleanor Tremayne of Liberty Township, adult romance, “Destiny Revisited,” “Destiny Revealed.”
Celeste Walker, West Chester, adult mystery, “Treasure Heart,” “Los Regalos.”
Rebecca Waters, West Chester, adult fiction, “Breathing on Her Own.” Featured in “From the Lake to the River: Buckeye Christian Fiction Authors 2018 Anthology.”

Subscribe To Our Blog

Blog Categories

  • Announcements
  • Articles
    • 09/28/2018 - Best-Selling Author David Catr
    • 09/21/2018 - Read Local Author Fair Brings
    • 08/02/2018 - MidPointe Now Offering Automat
    • 07/16/2018 - Now Accepting Applications for
    • 06/07/2018 - MidPointe Library to open full
    • 06/05/2018 - Friends of the Library Hosting
    • 05/22/2018 - Libraries Rock Summer Concert
    • 03/26/2018 - MidPointe Library System Prepa
    • 02/27/2018 - New Ways to Learn About Local
    • 02/27/2018 - MidPointe Offering Community S
    • 01/23/2018 - 6000+ Courses Now Available Fr
    • 11/15/2017 - Call for Artists - MidPointe L
    • 10/31/2017 - Exchange Food for Fines with t
    • 10/02/2017 - Happy Archives Month
    • 08/08/2017 - Introducing Playaway Launchpad
    • 08/02/2017 - Middletown and the Great War -
    • 06/07/2017 - Summer Food Service Program at
    • 05/23/2017 - Local Student Headed to D.C. A
    • 04/03/2017 - Celebrating the Legacy of Chri
    • 03/24/2017 - Monroe Local School District a
    • 03/08/2017 - Many Community Partners Help M
    • 02/21/2017 - MidPointe Library West Chester
    • 01/25/2017 - "Stay Healthy Storytimes" Brou
    • 01/18/2017 - Presidential Libraries
    • 01/02/2017 - Keep Your New Year’s Resoluti
    • 11/22/2016 - The Friends of Chrisholm Histo
    • 10/10/2016 - November is National Novel Wri
    • 09/28/2016 - Planning to Travel Abroad? Mid
    • 09/20/2016 - Make a Difference By Volunteer
    • 09/15/2016 - Help Choose the Next Big Read
    • 09/09/2016 - #librariestransform
    • 09/02/2016 - Read Local
    • 08/31/2016 - September is National Library
    • 07/25/2016 - World's Largest Storytime!
    • 07/25/2016 - Educators - Pick Up or Renew Y
    • 07/11/2016 - MidPointe Library Trenton Movi
    • 07/06/2016 - Calling All Local Authors!
    • 06/23/2016 - Current Trenton Location Closi
    • 05/31/2016 - Find MidPointe's Summer Readin
    • 05/25/2016 - Why can’t I place Axis 360 ite
    • 05/13/2016 - Virginia Shewalter Open House
    • 05/13/2016 - Summer Reading Program 2016 Ki
    • 04/11/2016 - Midpointe Announces Plan For N
    • 11/24/2014 - Food Fines For 2014
    • 06/23/2014 - Midpointe Library System and M
    • 11/21/2013 - Exchange Food For Fines
    • 10/16/2013 - Local Veterans Invited To Cont
    • 10/08/2013 - Take Shakepurr on Your Adventu
    • 10/08/2013 - The Big Read Comes To Middleto
    • 09/03/2013 - Programs For College Bound Stu
    • 04/01/2013 - Midpointe Marks 100 Years With
    • 10/30/2012 - Miami's Voice of America Cente
    • 10/23/2012 - Freegal Music Service - Now Av
    • 10/08/2012 - Midpointe Library System Co-Or
    • 08/21/2012 - Access Millions of Library Mat
    • 04/10/2012 - Midpointe Announces Plan for N
    • 04/10/2012 - Test Proctoring at Midpointe L
    • 04/10/2012 - "Sound and Vision" Film Serie
    • 04/10/2012 - Renewal Levy Information

Tag Cloud

Best-Selling Author David Catrow Coming to MidPointe Library at Liberty Center
Friday, September 28, 2018

Read Local Author Fair Brings Dozens of Authors to MidPointe Library West Chester September 29
Friday, September 21, 2018

MidPointe Now Offering Automatic Renewals
Thursday, August 2, 2018

Middletown    Monroe    Trenton
West Chester

125 South Broad St.
Middletown, OH 45044 
Mon- Thurs - 9AM -9PM
Fri - 9AM - 7PM
Sat - 9AM - 5PM
Sun- 1PM- 5PM
  1 Tennessee Ave.
Monroe, OH 45050
Mon - Fri -10AM-7PM
Sat  - 10AM-5PM

  200 Edgewood Dr.
Trenton, OH 45067
Mon-Thurs - 9AM-9PM
Fri - 9AM-7PM
Sat - 9AM-5PM
Sun - 1PM-5PM

  9363 Centre Pointe Dr.
West Chester, OH 45069
Mon- Thurs - 9AM -9PM
Fri - 9AM - 7PM
Sat - 9AM - 5PM
Sun- 1PM- 5PM
7100 Foundry Row,
Suite S-234
Liberty Township, OH 45069
Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Saturday: 10AM-7PM
Sunday: 1PM - 5PM 

Copyright © 2018. MidPointe Library System. All Rights Reserved.