Local authors at Waterfront Book Festival

  • Fri Aug 24th, 2012 1:12pm
  • Life

Stroll the Everett Marina Boardwalk on Sunday afternoon and you can shop for books and meet more than 25 authors who will be signing and selling their works.

The 2012 Waterfront Book Festival goes on from noon to 4 p.m. near the Everett Farmers Market and the Music at the Marina stage at the marina complex on W. Marine View Drive.

Best-selling authors Robert Dugioni, Kevin O’Brien, Shelli Stevens and Susan Wiggs join other local writers of romance, westerns, mysteries, young adult novels, poetry, the paranormal and many more for the second annual event put on by the Evergreen Romance Writers of America.

Here’s are just a few of the authors that will be there and their signing times:

Robert Dugoni, “The Confession,” 1 to 3 p.m.

Kevin O’Brien, “Terrified,” 2 to 4 p.m.

Shelli Stevens, “Savage Hunger,” noon to 2 p.m.

Neil Low, “Unholy Alliance,” noon to 4 p.m.

Mike Lawson, “House Blood,” noon to 2 p.m.

Many of the writers will be on hand for the entire event.

For a complete list as well as author biographies, go to the Evergreen Romance Writers of America website, www.evergreenrwa.org.

You can thumb through the books while listening to the blues, country and folk tunes of Ali Marcus from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Everett Port Gardner Landing Waterfront Concert.

The Everett Farmers Market is also on Sundays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Herald staff