The third annual High Country Festival of the Book kicks off with a dinner and program June 27 featuring bestselling author Lynn Cullen, whose historical novel “Mrs. Poe” was inspired by literature’s most haunting love triangle. Lynn Cullen is the author of “The Creation of Eve,” named among the best fiction books of 2010 by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and as an April 2010 Indie Next Selection. She is also the author of numerous award-winning books for children.
June 21, 2013. The second annual Festival of the Book will kick off on Saturday, June 22, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Watauga High School. Sponsored by the Friends of the Watauga County Library, the festival will allow participants to join authors, exhibitors and other bibliophiles for a day of literary celebration.
June 3, 2013. The Watauga County Public Library Reference Department will host a Photography Contest that will run from June 2nd – July 29th. There will be an Adult and a Children’s Division.
Dec. 3, 2012. Blowing Rock crime writer and Appalachian State faculty member Glenn A. Bruce will offer his first book signing at Black Bear Books in the Boone Mall on Dec. 8 from 1-4 p.m. He will have free bookmarks and plenty of paperback copies of his books.
BY MADISON V. FISLER