2016 PROGRAM

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2016

MEET & GREET AUTHOR EVENT

HOSTED BY HHI BMW

  • 6pm – Doors open, Food and Beverages

  • 6:15 – Opening Remarks from Rockelle Henderson, Founder

    Introduction to Binc by Kit Steineway

    Introduction to The Literacy Center by Pam Wall

  • 6:30 –6:45 –Ellen Malphrus author of Untying the Moon – Reading, Q&A

  • 6:50 –7:10 – Discussion with Pulitzer-prize winning and New York Times bestselling authors, Nick Chiles and Denene Millner on how they’ve become the preeminent writers for celebrity biographies.

  • 7:15 –7:30 – Fun with International Bestselling Author, Sarah Pekkanen as she incorporates publishing-related games into her presentation. One person will win an additional book, and a $50 Amex Gift Card. Sarah will include some storytelling about the publishing process via this format and explain everything from her writing process to nutty things that happen to authors. 

  • 7:30 –8:00 – Book signings and departures

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2016

Time

Schedule

10:05 Opening Ceremony: Thank Authors, Booksellers, Sponsors, Town of Bluffton, Benefactors

10:15-10:45 Music

10:45 Announce Storybook Shoppe

11:00 Bente Reading at Storybook Shoppe

11:30 Sarah (1)

11:40 Denene (2)

11:50 Author 3 - Richard Lutman

11:54 Author 4 - Trilby Plants

11:58 Author 5 - Sheri S. Levy

12:02 Author 6 - Virginia C. Hart

12:06 Author 7 - Bernie Schein

12:10 Author 8 - Maggie Schein

12:14 Author 9 - Nan Marshall

12:18 Author 10 - Angela Williams

12:22 Author 10A - Elaine M. Brown

11:40-1pm Authors 1-10A sign

12:30-1pm Music

1:05 Ellen (11)

1:15 Nick (12)

1:25 Shannon (13)

1:56 Author 14 - William Walker

2:00 Author 15 - Carole M. Longmeyer

2:04 Author 16 - Laura Markovitch

2:08 Author 17- Janet Hogan Chapman

2:12 Author 18 - Stephanie Austin Edwards

2:16 Author 19 - M.Z. Thwaite

2:20 Author 20 - Monica Wyrick

2:25 Author 21 - Elaine Allcut

2:30 Author 22 - Ann E. Lilly

2:35 Author 23 - Millie Arlene West

1:15-2:40pm Authors 11-23 sign

2:40 Tressa Azarel: HOW TO WRITE AND PUBLISH LIKE A PRO

2:50 Ingram Spark: WHO WE ARE, WHAT WE DO

3:00 Author 24 - Laurie McCall

3:04 Author 25 - Elsa Bonstein

3:08 Author 26- Robert Lackey

3:12 Author 27 - Crystal Klimavicz

3:16 Author 28 - Bill Beltz

3:20 Author 29 - Judy Fogarty

3pm-3:30 Authors 24-29 sign

3:30 RAFFLE - Pat Conroy

3:45 Closing - Music