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'Doing It All: Writing, Publishing and Promoting Your Book" Seminar at Bristol Public Library

October 01, 2012

Local author, Chrissie Anderson Peters, will present a program on self-publishing on Thursday, October 4th at 6:30pm at the Bristol Public Library.Chrissie Anderson Peters, a 1993 graduate of Emory & Henry College, is the author of Dog Days and Dragonflies, a self-published collection of stories and poems about family, friends, and faith, based mostly on growing up in Appalachia, specifically in Southwestern Virginia. This event is FREE to the public and will be held in the J. Henry Kegley Meeting Room at the Bristol Public Library on Thursday, October 4th at 6:30pm. Copies of Ms. Peters’ book, Dog Days and Dragonflies, will be available for purchase and signing after the program. Light refreshments will be served. For questions about this event or any other library programs, call 276.645.8780 or visit Bristol-library.org.

Author/poet George Ella Lyon remarks, “If you’re looking for brave vision in a new voice, Dog Days and Dragonflies is the book for you. Peters’ stories of friendship, hardship, family love and betrayal will stay with you long past the last page.”

The program will include readings from the book and a discussion and tips on self-publishing with CreateSpace.com, a sister company of Amazon.com.