|Published: 12:40 PM, 06/20/2014
Author: Staff Reports
Source: The Blowing Rocket
Chetola Resort in Blowing Rock will host a special book
signing by Jan Karon, a New York Times best-selling author, in
Karon will sign her newest book in her Mitford Series, titled "Somewhere
Safe with Somebody Good," at 2 p.m. Sept. 14 at the lakeside tent on the
The event is sponsored by Putnam & Penquin Publishing, the Blowing Rock
Chamber of Commerce and Chetola.
Karon is the No. 1 New York Times best-selling author of 23 books,
including the "Mitford" novels, the "Father Tim" novels, a
popular cookbook, the "Mitford Beside Companion" and several books
for young readers.
In the early 1990s, Karon retired from a career in
advertising and moved to Blowing Rock, where she penned the Mitford series,
inspired by her new mountain home.
The book signing is free and will include light refreshments; however,
reservations are required due to limited space. Call Chetola Resort concierge
Zak Linkins at (828) 295-5509 to make reservations.
Each reservation ticket must be designated with a separate name for check-in
Books will be available for purchase.
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