Texas Authors Series –Lisa Wingate

Texas Authors Series –Lisa Wingate

By Janis C. Test

 

 

 

Friends of the Abilene Public Library wrap up their 2008 Texas Authors Series Tuesday, May 13th at noon with a visit from novelist Lisa Wingate. Wingate will present a sneak peak at her new set of small-town Texas novels for Bethany House Publishers. The series debuted with Talk of the Town earlier this year. A new series is also underway for Penguin Group NAL, beginning with {{more}} A Month of Summer . Wingate’s works, including her extremely popular Tending Roses, have been featured by the National Reader’s Club of America, AOL Book Picks, Doubleday Book Club, The Literary Guild, American Profiles, and have been chosen for the LORIES best Published Fiction Award. A limited number of sandwiches will be available for $4, or bring your own lunch. Drinks are provided. This is the final program in the 2008 series of free brown bag programs in the auditorium of the Abilene Public Library, 202 Cedar in downtown Abilene. The series is sponsored by Friends of the Abilene Public Library, and the West Texas Book & Music Festival.