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Lewisburg Literary Festival 2014

August 1st & 2nd 2014
A vibrant two day event featuring visiting authors,  outdoor art, panel discussions, workshops, musical entertainment, and performance art, all inspired by literature.


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ANNOUNCED GUESTS
FOR THE 2014 LLF


The Art of
                                Racing in the Rain
Garth Stein


Hippie Homesteaders
Carter Taylor Seaton


Gaining Ground
Forrest Pritchard



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 Garth Stein to Appear at the 2014 Lewisburg Literary Festival.

Garth SteinGarth Stein is an American author and film producer from Seattle, Washington. Although best known for his New York Times bestselling novel, The Art of Racing in the Rain, Stein has also spent time as a documentary film maker, playwright, teacher and amateur racer.

The Art of Racing in the Rain The Art of Racing in the Rain has been published in 30 languages, was the #1 BookSense selection, the Starbucks spring/summer book selection, and has been on the IndieBound bestseller list since its publication. Stein's previous novel, How Evan Broke His Head and Other Secrets (Soho Press, 2005) won a Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association Award, and was a BookSense Pick in both hardcover and paperback. Raven Stole the Moon was Stein's first novel. He has also written a full-length play, Brother Jones, and produced a number of award-winning documentaries.

Born in Los Angeles and raised in Seattle, Garth's ancestry is diverse: his mother, a native of Alaska, is of Tlingit Indian and Irish descent; his father, a Brooklyn native, is the child of Jewish emigrants from Austria. After spending his childhood in Seattle and then living in New York City for 18 years, Garth returned to Seattle, where he currently lives with his wife, three sons, and their dog, Comet.