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Authors, Writers, and Winners


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Authors, Writers, and Winners
Three St Petersburg writers will read from their latest publications, and answer your questions about the publishing world.

Readings by: John A. Vanek Deros: A Father Jake Austin Mystery; Cathy Salustri Backroads of Paradise: A Journey to Rediscover Old Florida; Peter Golenbock Dynasty: The New York Yankees, 1949-1964 (Dover Baseball) and Presumed Guilty: Casey Anthony: The Inside Story.

Winners will also be announced of the SunLit short story contest, A <2500 word short story beginning with the phrase “The last time I/she/he saw my/his/her mother/father he/she was...” (Gender neutral pronouns also acceptable.) First place $100, Second place $50. Young Writers Prize (18 and under) $100.00

Produced by: Friends of the Main Library

Contact: For information on entering the short story contest or attending the event, contact Lorraine Franckle at (727) 698-3643 or email ljrmd@tampabay.rr.com

Location: St. Petersburg Public Library- 3746 9th Ave N.

Time: 2:00-4:00pm

Cost: FREE