Janie Watts, a first place winning writer, will speak on her newest novel Return to Taylors Crossing Wednesday, February 24 at 6 p.m. at the Derrell C. Roberts Library at Dalton State College. The program is free and open to the public.
Ms. Watts says it was her curiosity about most everything led to a writing career. Her first novel, Moon over Taylors Ridge, is a book club favorite. Her second novel, Return to Taylors Crossing, won the first place in the 2015 Knoxville Writers Guild Novel Competition. She was also named a semi-finalist in the Faulkner Writing Competition and her novel has been nominated for a Georgia Author of the Year Award and the Augusta Literary Festivals Frank Yerby Novel Competition.
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