Feb 27, 2013

Azalea Festival Events


Open 9 am - 6 pm Saturday & 9 am - 3 pm Sunday

Read (Think) Books is happy to host four great local writers signing and reading from their books as well as giving awards to the winners of the Azalea Ravine writing contest. The writers will also read from their work during the festival weekend.

Saturday, March 2nd Events

 Noon - 1 pm:

The Soul Sword Chronicles
G.A. Teske
The Gnome in the Tapestry is a wonderful story of courage, friendship & adventure. Jerry Teske brings to life a vivid portrait of three young friends in their quest to find the last elf king. Creatures of fantasy, both good and evil, spring to life in this fast paced novel that is sure to thrill. - Hilary Hemingway, author of Dreamland and Dreamchild.
 1 pm - 2 pm:
The Jekyll Island Enigma
Palm Beach: An Irreverent Guide
Jack Owen
Nazi dreams of conquest plus the greed of a Russian-American industrialist profiteer, partnered to swap munitions for gold at Jekyll Island, weeks before Pearl Harbor propelled the US into WWII. It could have worked except for Murphy's Law, a crop-duster, a Redneck poacher, a society dame, Club staff and a Royal Navy hero joined forces to thwart the best laid plans of the “master race.”
 2 pm - 3 pm:
Living in the Nature Poem
Mary Harwell Sayler
This collection of poems connects us to ourselves, each other, and the earth. As an important part of our own environments, we’re also part of the complexities of nature, including human nature and those odd thoughts and moments that bring humor, wonder, perplexity, and prayer.

 3 pm - 4 pm:
 Open
 4 pm - 5 pm:
Backcountry Lawman: True Stories from a Florida Game Warden
Bob H. Lee
Bob will be promoting his upcoming book, Backcountry Lawman, which will be available for purchase March 12, 2013. He will also be talking about his time as a game warden in Florida.
With thirty years of backcountry patrol experience in Florida, Bob Lee has lived through incidents of legend, including one of the biggest environmental busts in Florida history. His fascinating memoir reveals the danger and the humor in the unsung exploits of game wardens.

Sunday, March 3rd Events

10 am - 11 pm:
Backcountry Lawman: True Stories from a Florida Game Warden
Bob H. Lee 
11 am - noon
Azalea Ravine Writing Contest Awards
Noon - 1 pm
Azalea Ravine Writers Read
 
We look forward to seeing you!

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