​SPECIAL GUEST AUTHORS INCLUDE:

Jill Baughan

Connie Lapallo

Bishop O'Connell

Chris Register

Charles Tabb


Click here to see more information on these successful authors who will be leading our Q&A on marketing for our authors' workshop at 2:00 PM.


Dancers pictured here may not be the students who will be dancing at the expo. This photo is a representation only.

SOLD OUT.

AUTHORS:  PLEASE CLICK ON THIS RED BUTTON TO REGISTER!

(This form is a pdf for you to print and fill out. Then mail it with your registration fee

to the address shown on the bottom of the form.)

TABLES SOLD OUT!  IF YOU MISSED OUT AND WOULD LIKE TO BE PLACED ON A WAITING LIST (IN CASE SOMEONE CANCELS) SEND AN EMAIL TO JOLIGGAN@GMAIL.COM. 

Hanover Book Expo 2021!

A Smorgasbord for Readers

Saturday, November 13, 2021

American Legion Post 175

8700 Bell Creek Road

Mechanicsville, VA 23116


Open & FREE to the public

from 10:00 am 'til 2:00 pm


SCROLL DOWN FOR MORE INFORMATION!


Welcome to the Hanover Book Festival Website!


We are so glad you found us and hope you will join us for this year's festival for readers!  Always FREE to the public and a fun and relaxing way to spend a few hours on a Saturday.


This year there are 2 ways for you to choose which books to buy. 

1. Visit each table to meet the authors and browse their newest books;

2. Sit and listen to the authors talk about their writing and their books.


Buy 4 books and get one free from the table of books donated by participating authors.










We hope to see you there!




SPECIAL GUEST APPEARANCE!

11:00 - 11:30  Crossroads Irish Dance Troupe will be giving a performance!

You don't want to miss these talented young people!  



What to Expect This Year

Dozens of Virginia's authors will be discussing, signing, and selling their latest books.

Get off your feet and sit awhile as you listen to 10-minute talks by various authors

about their writing and their latest books. 

(the following schedule is subject to change)


AUTHOR PRESENTATIONS​

(10-MINUTE APPEARANCES)

AUTHOR                 START TIME     END TIME

                                                   Carol Smith                     10:00        -        10:10

                                                  Aaron Crocker                 10:12         -        10:22

                                                     J.P. Cane                          10:25        -         10:35

                                                   Bryan Nowak                  10:38        -         10:48

                                                   Celie Thomas                  10:50        -        11:00

                                                   DANCE TROOP                11:00        -        11:30

                                                Paulette Whitehurst        11:30        -         11:40

                                                    Daniel Sherrier              11:45        -         11:55

                                                Melissa Powell Gay          12:00       -         12:10

                                                      P.A. Duncan                   12:15        -         12:25

                                                     David Godwin                12:30       -         12:40

                                                       Betsy Ashton                12:45       -         12:55

                                                     Bob Anderson                  1:00        -          1:10

                                                       Julie Valerie                     1:12        -          1:22

                                                 Mary Helen Sheriff            1:25        -          1:35

                                                     Heather Weidner            1:38        -          1:48

                                                      Sharon Krasny                1:50        -         2:00





"Buy 4, Get 1 FREE" 

Each person receives a card with 4 check-boxes. 
Each time you purchase a book, have the author initial one of the boxes.
After 4 purchases, go to Table #1 near the entrance to choose your free book!


This is a family event with Face-Painting and gift bags for the children!


45 PARTICIPATING AUTHORS, EDITORS, 
AGENTS, & PUBLISHERS!


Bob Anderson ~ Betsy Ashton ~ H.M. Bailey ~ Jill Baughan ~ Mark Bergin ~ Nicole Brittney J.P. Cane ~ Julie Canfield ~ Sara Condrey ~ Aaron Crocker ~ Kathy Davis ~ P.A. Duncan

Lakeisha Ellis ~ Gail S. Felton ~ Melissa Powell Gay ~ David Godwin ~ Stewart Goodwin  

Jeffrey James Higgins ~ Elvy Howard ~ Jacqueline T. Johnson ~ Linette Kasper

Pamela K. Kinney ~ Sharon Krasny ~ Connie Lapallo ~ Joanne Liggan  

Kimberly Matthews ~ I.M. Maynard ~ Jim Meisner, Jr. ~ Bryan S. Nowak ~ Bishop O'Connell Chris Register ~ James Rollins ~ Susan Schwartz ~ Mary Helen Sheriff ~ Daniel Sherrier Carol Smith ~ Lesley St. James ~ Paul Steinberg ~ Charles Tabb ~ Edwin C. Taylor

Celie Thomas  ~ Julie Valerie ~ G.W. Wayne ~ Heather Weidner ~ Paulette Whitehurst   






THE 2020 BOOK EXPO WAS CANCELLED DUE TO THE PANDEMIC.

MANY OF THE ABOVE AUTHORS WERE SCHEDULED TO BE THERE, BUT WHEN IT WAS CANCELLED, WE MADE A VIDEO INTRODUCING SOME OF THE AUTHORS AND THEIR BOOKS. VIEW THE VIDEO BELOW: