Saturday, September 24, 2011

Anticipating a good read! Thanks Katherine.

I attended the Salem Literary Festival today:


The talks and discussion panels were fantastic!

I'm particularly excited to read Katherine Howe's debut novel (The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane), which I picked up after hearing her talk as part of a panel on creating strong female characters. Katherine is an intriguing, articulate, and informed presenter which makes me think her writing should be similarly compelling. The book centers around a figure from the Salem witch trials which is sure to be fascinating. It was a New York Times best seller, and received great reviews from many sources.

Stay tuned and I'll let you know what I think!


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