What's Happening

Here is a listing of what's happening at Crawford's Books

 BOOK SIGNING with Local Author, Kathey Norton  

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Saturday, September 29, 2018
1:00 - 3:00pm

Schoolgirl In Disgrace & Collected Works features a large body of work from Kathey Norton's 30-plus year writing career, including a collection of poetry spanning 1981-2018, and several short stories that cover a myriad of subjects and situations, testing each character's mental and physical limits. The featured novel, Schoolgirl In Disgrace, is the story of Ramona Grembly, a disillusioned college student and struggling novelist, who is convinced that nuclear war is imminent, the educational system a lie, and relationships only end in heartache. After moving to London and embarking on a journey of self-discovery, Ramona is forced to step outside of her comfort zone to confront the reality of life and all its amazing highs and lows.

Kathey Norton is a novelist, screenwriter, and poet born and raised in Sacramento, California. She has published two novels-What Becomes a Legend Most and Double Life, and a memoir, Diary of a Fast Food Worker. Kathey graduated from California State University, Sacramento with a Bachelor's degree in Communication Studies and a Master's in Political Science. In her spare time she studies music and works on graphic novel projects.

 

BOOK SIGNING with local author and poet, Frederick Foote, Jr.

Saturday, October 20, 2018
1:00 - 3:00pm

Frederick Foote, Jr. was born in Sacramento, California and educated in Vienna, Virginia, and northern California. He started writing short stories and poetry in 2013.

Since 2014, Frederick has published over two-hundred stories and poems including literary, science fiction, fables, and horror genres. Frederick has published two short story collections, For the Sake of Soul (2015) and Crossroads Encounters (2016).