Meet the Author
Robert F. Dorr
Saturday, May 25, 2 p.m. at Burke Centre Library
Join Air Force Veteran, retired diplomat and author Robert F. Dorr for a presentation on his new history book Mission to Tokyo an in-depth look at the American airmen who took World War II to the heart of Japan. Discussion and signing will follow the presentation. Adults. Registration not required.
Tuesday, June 4, 7 p.m. at Sherwood Regional Library
Ed Moser, former speechwriter for George H.W. Bush and a writer for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, will discuss his book Foundering Fathers: What Jefferson, Franklin, and Abigail Adams Saw in Modern DC! Adults. Registration begins May 21.
M. Elizabeth Sweeney
Saturday, June 8, 2 p.m. at Kings Park Library
M. Elizabeth Sweeney discusses her book Losing Marmee: A Mother, a Daughter, and Six Years in Assisted Living, a memoir with a purpose: to offer firsthand "lessons learned" that you won't find in typical eldercare books. Adults. Registration begins May 25.
Tuesday, June 25, 12:30 p.m. at City of Fairfax Regional Library
Award-winning writer Kathryn O'Sullivan will discuss her debut mystery novel Foal Play and other projects as well as talk about the writing process, tips on getting published, and the differences in writing fiction, plays and screenplays. Registration begins June 11.
Wednesday, July 24, 7:30 p.m. at Chantilly Regional Library
Meet Isaac Marion, best-selling author of the zombie love story, Warm Bodies. Random drawing for door prizes. Books available for sale and signing. Sign-up begins June 26. Cosponsored by the Friends of the Kings Park Library. Age 12-18. Registration begins July 10.
Thursday, August 15, 7 p.m. at Kings Park Library
Author Stephen Hayes will discuss Light on Dark Water, based on his experiences both sailing and in the Vietnam War. Book signing to follow. Adults. Registration begins August 1.