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Augusta Author Series Presents Karen White
October 28 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm$39.84 – $69.24
Monday, October 28th, 2019 | 12 PM – 1:30 PM | Abel Brown Southern Kitchen & Oyster Bar
Here’s your chance to have lunch with your favorite author! On October 28th at Abel Brown Southern Kitchen and Oyster Bar, you’ll enjoy three courses by Chef Todd, excellent company and a discussion of Karen White’s THE CHRISTMAS SPIRITS ON TRADD STREET. A portion of ticket sales will benefit the Morris Museum of Art.
ABOUT THE BOOK
Melanie Trenholm should be anticipating Christmas with nothing but joy after all, it’s only the second Christmas she and her husband, Jack, will celebrate with their twin toddlers. But the ongoing excavation of the centuries-old cistern in the garden of her historic Tradd Street home has been a huge millstone, both financially and aesthetically. Local students are thrilled by the possibility of unearthing more Colonial-era artifacts at the cistern, but Melanie is concerned by the ghosts connected to it that have suddenly invaded her life and her house and at least one of them is definitely not filled with holiday cheer….
And these relics aren’t the only precious artifacts for which people are searching. A past adversary is convinced there is a long-lost Revolutionary War treasure buried somewhere on the property Melanie inherited untold riches rumored to have been brought over from France by the Marquis de Lafayette himself and intended to help the Colonial war effort. Its a treasure literally fit for a king, and there have been whispers throughout history that many have already killed and died for it. And now someone will stop at nothing to possess it even if it means destroying everything Melanie and Jack hold dear.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Karen White is the New York Times bestselling author of more than twenty novels, including the Tradd Street series, Dreams of Falling, The Night the Lights Went Out, Flight Patterns, The Sound of Glass, A Long Time Gone, and The Time Between. She is the coauthor of The Glass Ocean and The Forgotten Room with New York Times bestselling authors Beatriz Williams and Lauren Willig. She grew up in London but now lives with her husband near Atlanta, Georgia.
Lunch and Discussion: $39.84
Lunch and Signed Book: $69.24
Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and lunch is served at noon. Limited seating provides an intimate experience with the author. In addition to three creative courses, the cash bar will feature specialty cocktails and wines.
Refunds may be issued for any reason up to 24 hours before the event.