What: Geauga County Public Library is merging its fourth annual Local Author Fair with Indie Author Day, an event where aspiring writers, published authors, library professionals, publishers and literary marketers come together to create community around local, independent authors all across North America.
Where: Chardon Branch of GCPL, 110 E. Park St.
When: noon to 3 p.m. Oct. 13
Why you should go: Attendees will learn about being “authorpreneurs” and have a chance to meet over 20 local authors. Additional details from a news release:
To kick things off, author J. Thorn, a Top 100 Most Popular Author in Horror, Science Fiction, Action & Adventure and Fantasy (Amazon Author Rank), will give a one-hour presentation “The Authorpreneur: Understand Amazon.com”, which will share information on how to get your book seen, bought, and reviewed. After the seminar, community members will have the chance to meet over twenty local authors who will be on hand to sell and sign books.
Confirmed writers include: Deanna Adams, Steve Arnold & Michael Eging, Kelly C. Brown & Lana Koehler, Michael Ceraolo, Mia Coulton, Sara Dobie Bauer, Alexandra Hupertz, Darlene Kuncytes, Dave Lange, Keith Manos, Liz Marquard, Greg Morgan, Tam Polzer, Catherine Pomeroy, Michelle Rodriguez, Diane Ryder, Elaine & Carl Seliskar, Karen Sipols and J. Thorn.
How much: Free
How to get more information: Visit divi.geaugalibrary.net