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Gilligan, Bears, Mystery, Murder, and Legal Tips -- All Subjects of New Releases at the WV Book Festival

Headline Books presents Award Winning Authors and their Award Winning Books for the 19th year at the West Virginia Book Festival!

New Release Catalog HERE

Terra Alta WV—Headline Books, 2020 Independent Publisher of the Year, returns to Charleston, WV with seventeen authors for the Book Festival at the Charleston Civic Center October 21-22.

“Headline Books is excited to be at The West Virginia Book Festival this year! We always look forward to coming to Charleston,” said Cathy Teets, President. “We have many new authors and books this year including Dreama Denver (Princeton WV) – wife of Bob Denver of Gilligan’s Island with her new children’s book – Back to the Beach and her memoir – Gilligan’s Dreams: The Other Side of the Island.

“We are honored to have special guest author –illustrator and West Virginia native, Ashley Belote, (Huntersville NC). Ashley is published by MacMillan and Penguin Workshop will be signing her debut picture book, Listen Up Louella, and her early readers, The Me Tree and newly released The Partridge in the We Tree! Ashley is also conducting a Writing Workshop at 9:00 a.m. Stories Through Words and Pictures: How to Craft a Children’s Book in Room 202. People can register in advance.”

Guest author, Victoria Yeager, widow of World War II hero Chuck Yeager, will be signing copies of her new book, 101 Chuck Yeager-isms on Friday 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. October 14 is the 75th anniversary of Captain Chuck Yeager breaking the sound barrier.

Popular attorney and now author, L. Scott Briscoe will be signing advance copies of his forthcoming book, 99 Legal Tips. A humorous look at actual court antics by clients over the years.

New release, And Raise Hell, by C. D. Tony Hylton is the sequel to his award-winning novel, Enough, A compelling narrative describing the machinations of a venal county political machine. Set in Southern West Virginia during the famous 1960 John F. Kennedy Presidential primary.

We invite everyone to stop by our booth at the WV Book Festival, October 21-22, and meet your favorite authors and new authors. Bring your Christmas list – autographed books make great gifts!

Featured Authors, Friday Oct 21

Ashley Belote, Victoria Yeager 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Dreama Denver, Lisa McCombs, Daniel Boyd, Dave Shelton, Don Stansberry, Julia Black 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Melinda Chambers 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Suzanne Alexander, Joy E. Held, L. Scott Briscoe, Tony Hylton, Millie Snyder.

Saturday Oct 22

Ashley Belote, Cookie Schultz, Dreama Denver, Daniel Boyd, Dave Shelton, Diana Pishner Walker, Don Stansberry,  Julia Black, Melinda Chambers, Suzanne Alexander, Tony Hylton, Joy E. Held, L. Scott Briscoe, Rick Robinson, Rusty McQuade, Tony Hylton, Millie Snyder.