Meet Georgia's Version of Elliot Ness in Claire Hertzler's book
Saturday - March 16
11am to 2pm
The Southern Pen Bookshop
(located inside the Monroe Mercantile)
Georgia was knee deep in moonshine during prohibition. It flowed as freely as the mountain streams of North Georgia. But, the capital for moonshine was located in Greene County. A rural county east of Atlanta. It supplied Atlanta with the fiery white liquid that whetted the taste for alcohol and line the pockets of those on the wrong side of prohibition and a few that were suppose to be upholding the law.
All of this changed with a young sheriff named L.L. Wyatt. Claire Hertler's book, The High Sheriff of Greene County tells both the myth and the legend of this one man's efforts to clean-up Greene County despite the threats and dangers against him.
Decatur Library Auditorium
January 4, 2019, 7:15p.m.
The Georgia Center for the Book and ArtistFirst Radio Network’s The Doug Dahlgren Show are pleased to present the next list of Authors You Should Know! For January, host Doug Dahlgren will interview local publishers Bob Babcock, Angela DeCaires, Lee Clevenger, & Nanette Littlestone! Be there to hear about these fabulous writers. A brief Q&A session, following the interview, will offer attendees the opportunity to address the authors directly.
Park on bottom level of library parking and you can enter the door there to the auditorium. Bring a wrap as usually chilly inside. Deeds and Booklogix are two of the publishers and there will be two others.