May's A Novel Idea theme is historical fiction—something Calamity brings in spades, mixed with a little something different. As Library Journal writes of JD Jordan's debut, "This first novel adds a fresh sf twist to a coming-of-age tale of a Wild West legend. Told from Calamity Jane's point of view, this gritty story blends the right amount of hard trials and humor, giving readers a revitalized perspective on a familiar folklore heroine."
Join me at The Snug on May 17, 7:00-9:00pm, as I read from my mixed-genre novel and forget what you know of how the West was won. Instead, learn the truth of what happened when a young girl met a longrider she called the Green Man…
Every month, six authors gather at The Snug in downtown Canton, Georgia. From 7 to 9 PM, these authors read excerpts from their novels while guests dine.
Free and open to public.