Authors

“We honor the talent and tenacity of our authors and the evolution of a simple sidewalk event into one that draws thousands who still cherish the profound pleasure of reading”

– Emcee and author Steve Piacente.

Nick Auclair

Nick Auclair
(Washington, DC)
»Steel’s Treasure
Location: TBD
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Jonathan Bardzik
(Washington, DC)
»Simple Summer
»Seasons to Taste
Location: From Book to Plate Tent
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Austin S. Camacho

Austin S. Camacho
(Upper Marlboro, MD)
»Pyramid Deception
»Beyond Blue
»The Ice Woman Assignment
Location: TBD
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Roser Caminals
(Frederick, MD)
»Els aliats de la nit
»The Street of the Three Beds
»Cinc-cents bars i una llibreria
Location: TBD
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Joseph W. Campbell

W. Joseph Campbell
(Kensington, MD)
»1995: The Year the Future Began
»Getting It Wrong: Ten of the Greatest Misreported Stories in American Journalism
Location: TBD
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Mark Carp

Mark Carp
(Baltimore, MD)
»Segalvitz
»Abraham: The Last Jew
»Naomi’s ‘American’ Family
Location: TBD

 

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Julie Castillo

Julie Castillo
(Smithsburg MD)
»Eat Local for Less
Location: TBD

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R. Lanier Clemons
(Columbia, MD)
»Burial Plot
»Gone Missing
Location: TBA
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Adam Cohan

Adam Cohan
(Warrenton, VA)
»Superconscience-holographic-expialodocious : Modern Teachings of Life
Location: TBD
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William Cooke

William Cooke
(Annapolis, MD)
»Justice At Salem: Reexamining The Witch Trials
»Witch Trials, Legends, and Lore of Maryland
Location: TBD
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Special Guest Speaker
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Peter Cozzens
(Kensington, MD)
»This Terrible Sound: The Battle of Chickamauga
»The Shipwreck of Their Hopes: The Battles for Chattanooga
»and others…
Location: La Rambla Stage

 

Linda Curvey-Brown

Linda Curvey-Brown
(Silver Spring, MD)
»Creation: I Create
Location: TBD

 

Christopher Datta

Christopher Datta
(Washington, DC)
»Touched With Fire
»Fire and Dust
»The Demon Stone
Location: TBD
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John DeFerrari

John DeFerrari
(Washington, DC)
»Capital Streetcars: Early Mass Transit in Washington, D.C.
Location: TBD
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Clare Dinnocenti

Clare Dinnocenti
(Wheaton, MD)
»Unquenchable
Location: TBD
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Michael Dirda
(Silver Spring, MD)
»Browsings: A Year of Reading, Collecting, and Living with Books
»On Conan Doyle
»Classics for Pleasure
Location: La Rambla Stage
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Paul Dykewicz

Paul Dykewicz
(Rockville, MD)
»Holy Smokes! Golden Guidance from Notre Dame’s Championship Chaplain
Location: TBD
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Edward Faine
(Takoma Park, MD)
»Ellington at the White House 1969
Location: TBA
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Tim Forder

Tim Forder
(Silver Spring, MD)
»The Blind Vampire Hunter
»The Lone Wolf series
»SPECTRE
Location: TBD
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Frances Frost
(Rockville, MD)
»Life in Spades
Location: La Rambla Stage
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Neal P Gillen

Neal P Gillen
(Potomac, MD)
»How to Publish Now
»Moments of Truth
»1954 Adventures in New York
Location: TBD
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Aviva Goldfarb
(Chevy Chase, MD)
»The Six O’Clock Scramble Meal Planner
Location: From Book to Plate Tent
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Theresa E. Grant

Theresa E. Grant
(Rockville, MD)
»Destiny of the Wolf
»A Faithful Choice
Location: TBD
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Ruth Ann Aron Green

Ruth Ann Aron Green
(Bethesda, MD)
»Corrupted Justice – A Killer Husband
Location: TBD
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Herb Guggenheim
(Rockville, MD)
»Violations of Causality
»Strange Encounter at the Shakespeare Motel
»Sunset at the Hotel Mira Mar
Location: TBD
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Shawn Gunn

Shawn Gunn
(Cherry Hill, NJ)
»Heima: The Ninth Kostir
Location: TBD
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William Heath

William Heath
(Frederick, MD)
»William Wells and the Struggle for the Old Northwest
»The Children Bob Moses Led
»Devil Dancer
William Heath’s William Wells and the Struggle for the Old Northwest (University of Oklahoma Press) has been awarded the 2016 national Spur Award for Western Writers in the Nonfiction Historical and First Nonfiction Book categories
Location: TBD
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Andrew Hiller

Andrew Hiller
(Silver Spring, MD)
»A Halo of Mushrooms
Location: TBD
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Frank E. Hopkins
(Ocean View, DE)
»Unplanned Choices
»The Opportunity
»First Time
Location: TBD
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Michael Judd
(Frederick, MD)
»Edible Landscaping with a Permaculture Twist
Location: TBD
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Beth Kanter (Along with Emily Goodstein, Photographer)
(Washington, DC)
»Washington, DC Chef’s Table: Extraordinary Recipes From The Nation’s Capital
»Day Trips from Washington, DC: Getaway Ideas for the Local Traveler
Location: TBD
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Sheilah Kaufman

Sheilah Kaufman
(Potomac, MD)
»The Turkish Cookbook: Regional Recipes and Stories
»Simply Irresistible: Easy, Elegant, Fearless, Fussless Cooking
»Sephardic Israeli Cuisine
Location: TBD
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George Koors

George Koors
(Washington, DC)
»Always the Wanderer
Location: TBD
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JB Lawrence

JB Lawrence
(Kensington, MD)
»Last Flight Home
Location: TBD
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Special Guest Speaker
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Ray Locker
(Rockville, MD)
»Nixon’s Gamble: How a President’s Own Secret Government Destroyed His Administration
Location: La Rambla Stage
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Millie Mack

Millie Mack
(Columbia, MD)
»Take a Byte Out of Murder
»Take a Dive for Murder
»Take Stock in Murder
Location: TBD
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Nick Mann

Nick Mann
(Washington, DC)
»Forgetful
Location: TBD
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Tom McDonough

Tom McDonough
(Washington, DC)
»An Eye For Others, Dorothy Day, Journalist: 1916-1917
Location: TBD
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Eileen Haavik McIntire

Eileen Haavik McIntire
(Columbia, MD)
»Shadow of the Rock
»The 90s Club & the Hidden Staircase
»The 90s Club & the Secret of the Old Clock
Location: TBD
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Dr. Roger McIntire

Dr. Roger McIntire
(Columbia, MD)
»Raising Your Teenager: 5 Crucial Skills for Moms and Dads
»Raising Good Kids in Tough Times
»Teenagers & Parents: 10 Steps for a Better Relationship
Location: TBD
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Dennis McKay

Dennis McKay
(Chevy Chase, MD)
»The Accidental Philanderer
»The Shaman the the Stranger
»A Boy From Bethesda
Location: TBD
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Wendy Miller & Gene Cohen

Wendy Miller & Gene Cohen
(Kensington, MD)
»Sky Above Clouds: Finding Our Way Through Creativity, Aging, and Illness
Location: TBD
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James Monticone

James Monticone
(Fairfax, VA)
»Cash Chronicles: The Book o’ Samson
»Cash Chronicles: The Book o’ The Worm
»Cash Chronicles: The Mutation Legation
Location: TBD
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Richard Morris
(Hyattsville, MD)
»Cologne No. 10 For Men
»Well Considered
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Bikem Ozturk

Bikem Ozturk
(Silver Spring, MD)
»Fire In The Dancing Heart
Location: TBD
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Gonzalo Palacios

Gonzalo Palacios
(Kensington, MD)
»Ama y Haz Lo Que Quiera
»The Virgin Mary’s Revolution
»From Watergate to Hugo Chavez: AN Ex-diplomat’s Memoirs
Location: TBD
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Steve Piacente
(Rockville, MD)
»Bella 
»Bootlicker
Location: La Rambla Stage
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DorothyPugh

DorothyPugh
(Potomac, MD)
»In Search of Maryland Ghosts, Montgomery County
Location: TBD
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Q.R. Quasar

Q.R. Quasar
(Silver Spring, MD)
»Buddha Time
»The Expanse of Green: Poems of Sohrab Sepehry
»“I, Universe”: The Great Time-Heart Speaks
Location: TBD
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James Rada

James Rada
(Gettysburg, PA)
»The Man Who Killed Edgar Allan Poe
»Battlefield Angels: The Daughters of Charity Work as Civil War Nurses
»Canawlers: A Novel of the C&O Canal
Location: TBD
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Paige Rien

Paige Rien
(Kensington, MD)
»Love The House You’re In: 40 Ways to Improve Your House and Change Your Life
Location: TBD
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Kenneth Rogers Jr.

Kenneth Rogers Jr.
(Baltimore, MD)
»The Diary of Oliver Lee
»Raped Black Male
»Sequence
Location: TBD
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Allan Savage
(Kensington, MD)
»Reconciling Chess: A Marcel Duchamp Sampler
»The Anti-Indian: Trompowski’s Attack
»Introduction to Chess: The Creative Game
Location: Chess Tent
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Richard Seldin

Richard Seldin
(Bethesda, MD)
»Below the Line in Beijing
»Pearls Beneath the Rind
Location: TBD
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Louise Farmer Smith

Louise Farmer Smith
(Washington, DC)
»One Hundred Years Of Marriage
Location: TBD
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Pat Tanumihardja

Pat Tanumihardja
(Springfield, VA)
»The Asian Grandmothers Cookbook–Home Cooking from Asian American Kitchens
Location: TBD
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Bob and Ellie Tupper
(Glen Echo, MD)
»Drinking In the Culture – Tuppers’ Guide to Exploring Great Beers in Europe
Location: TBD
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Tamara White

Tamara White
(Rockville, MD)
»Sands of Grace
Location: TBD
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Jennifer Bort Yacovissi

Jennifer Bort Yacovissi
(Crownsville, MD)
»Up The Hill To Home
Location: TBD
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