This Saturday, June 23, from 10:00 to 4:00 p.m., 18 local authors will congregate in Raven Hall on the grounds of the Sam Houston Schoolhouse in Maryville, Tennessee, to sign and discuss their books. The public is invited to meet the authors and browse the books for purchase. Each author will appear in the outdoor pavilion to speak for a few minutes about their writings.
The authors include former AGT members, Joe Moore, writer of childrens books, and Lin Stepp, best-selling writer of Romances set in the Smoky Mountains. The current AGT members who will attend are: Bobbi Wolverton Phelps, who has written her memoirs of her International adventures; Carol McCain, author of dramatic fiction; Kenneth Johnson, writer of his work with wild animals; Jody Dyer, humorist, publicist, and teacher, writer of fiction and non-fiction; Denise Sherriff, writer of a Christian inspirational book; and Cheryl Peyton, writer of mysteries and a thriller set in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
Entry fee is $5 with free parking. Refreshments will be served in the facility.
First schoolhouse in Tennessee where future Governer Sam Houston taught before going into politics.