Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Laura's author signing with Prosecco and organic Italian gelato

Do you love Italian gelato? Sparkling Prosecco? Books and fine literature? 

Oh, do I have the event for you!

Prosecco-gold-arrangement-1Laura and Joel (Caplan, owner of Cafe' Gelatohhh and Italian ice cream chef extraordinaire) will be giving an informal meet and greet with sparkling Prosecco and delicious house-made organic gelato from Savannah's own Cafe' Gelatohhhh at Hattie's  Bookstore in Brunswick, GA 

Friday, February the 7th  from 5-7pm

Laura Valeri, born in Piombino, Italy, will sign copies of her latest book, Safe in Your Head, published by Stephen F. Austin University Press. Safe in Your Head, a finalist in the 2011 SFA Press Prize for Fiction tells the epic story of "three women who struggle to embrace their future as they are haunted by the ghost of the past." The stories include tales of war, love, cooking and magic.
yummy gelato (Italian ice cream)
yummy gelato (Italian ice cream)

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Mojito Sister Loose on the Writing Community

Amelia Island Book Festival
Join writer Laura Valeri at the Amelia Island Book Festival and Workshop this February 21 (Author Workshop) and February 22 (Book Festival Signing).

On Friday, Laura will be giving a workshop on images in fiction, particularly to:
  • find inspiration
  • focus your ideas
  • immerse into character
  • explore a historical period
  • create great story openings
  • complete story endings
  • more…
There will be lots to do, and if you join the Workshop, there will be a lunch with David Baldacci.
Hope to see you in beautiful Amelia Island!
(And check out my book if you haven’t yet!)