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Hometown Novel Nights Returns at the Carnegie (Virtually!)

Susan Crutchfield, Carnegie Director


Hometown Novel Nights Returns at the Carnegie (Virtually!)

Newnan, Ga., August 20 - Join the Newnan Carnegie Library and Hometown Novel Nights on Thursday, August 20th at 7:00 p.m. for this special Zoom event. This HNN evening will be with three outstanding Georgia authors. You can watch from the comfort and convenience of your home. The Zoom link information will be emailed as soon as you register via Eventbrite. Each author will share about themselves, their writing journey, and their latest book(s). Books will be available to purchase from the Carnegie or Corner Arts Gallery & Studios (our event sponsors). This event will be recorded in case you can't make it at the scheduled time.

Author Valerie Valdes is most recently published in Uncanny Magazine, Time Travel Short Stories, and Nightmare Magazine. Her debut novel 'Chilling Effect' was published by Harper Voyager in September 2019 and by Orbit UK in February 2020.

Pat McKee is a local Newnan lawyer and first-time novelist of 'Ariel's Island,' which was a winner of a National Indie Excellence Award. A graduate of Georgia State University and Emory Law School, Pat and his wife, Donna, live in Newnan where he practices law.

Angie Gallion is a regular at Hometown Novel Nights and designs a lot of the posters and social media for HNN. She is also the author of 'Intoxic,' 'Purgus,' 'Icara,' 'Emergent,' and 'Off the Dark Ledge.' She resides in Sharpsburg with her family.

For more information please visit our Facebook at Registration for this event is required on Eventbrite.

Newnan Carnegie Library
The Newnan Carnegie Library in Newnan, GA is one of the most historically significant structures in downtown Newnan and was built in 1904. The Carnegie provides a central dynamic gathering place that serves residents of all ages and backgrounds as well as community organizations with a non-circulating reading room, children's area, and meeting spaces enhanced by an art gallery. It seeks to be an integral part of the community by offering print and electronic materials, services, and programs to adults and children to enrich daily lives. For more information about the Carnegie visit