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Author Hour: Dark Vibes with Grady Hendrix, Aden Polydoros, Erica Waters & Rachel Yoder

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Program Type:

Books & Reading, Writing

Age Group:

Teens , Adults

Program Description

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ABOUT THE AUTHORS:


Grady Hendrix – The Final Girl Support Group

New York Times bestselling author Grady Hendrix makes up lies and sells them to people. His novels include Horrostör about a haunted IKEA, My Best Friend’s Exorcism, which is basically "Beaches" meets "The Exorcist", We Sold Our Souls, a heavy metal horror epic, The Southern Book Club’s Guide to Slaying Vampires, and The Final Girl Support Group. He's also the author of Paperbacks from Hell, an award-winning history of the horror paperback boom of the Seventies and Eighties. He wrote the screenplay for, Mohawk, a horror flick about the War of 1812, and Satanic Panic about a pizza delivery woman fighting rich Satanists.

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Aden Polydoros - The City Beautiful

Aden Polydoros grew up in Illinois and Arizona, and has a bachelor's degree in English from Northern Arizona University. When he isn't writing, he enjoys going to antique fairs and flea markets.


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Erica Waters - The River Has Teeth

Erica Waters writes YA contemporary fantasy with a Southern Gothic feel. She's originally from the pine woods of rural Florida but has made her home in Nashville, TN, where she's learned to love bluegrass and has even starting learning banjo. Her best friends are two scruffy little rescue dogs named Nutmeg and Luna. She's the author of Ghost Wood Song and her newest novel, The River Has Teeth.


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Rachel Yoder -- Nightbitch

Rachel Yoder is the author of Nightbitch (Doubleday), her debut novel released in July 2021, which has also been optioned for film by Annapurna Pictures with Amy Adams set to star.
She is a graduate of the Iowa Nonfiction Writing Program and also holds an MFA in fiction from the University of Arizona. Her writing has been awarded with The Editors' Prize in Fiction by The Missouri Review and with notable distinctions in Best American Short Stories and Best American Nonrequired Reading. She is also a founding editor of draft: the journal of process. Rachel grew up in a Mennonite community in the Appalachian foothills of eastern Ohio. She now lives in Iowa City with her husband and son.


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This event is part of Paranormal Fest. Make sure to check out our other events, all throughout the month of October. To see our full line up go to www.metrolibrary.org/paranormalfest

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