Georgia author Diana Palmer to speak and sign books at Fayette County Library July 9


Diana Palmer, best-selling author of popular novels of romance and suspense, will visit the Fayette County Public Library on Friday, July 9 at 1 p.m. She will talk about her novels and her writing career, answering questions from the audience. Following her chat, Palmer will sign copies of her new book, “Dangerous,” which will be on sale at the event. “Dangerous,” part of the long-running “Long Tall Texans” series, tells the story of Kilraven, the ruthless yet mesmerizing FBI agent with a haunted past. Proceeds from copies of “Dangerous” sold at the event benefit the Friends of the Fayette County Public Library, the nonprofit organization that provides financial support for many library programs and services.

Palmer is a pen name for the writer, a Georgia native whose real name is Susan Spaeth Kyle. After working sixteen years as a newspaper reporter, she began selling romance novels in 1979 and now writes as Diana Palmer for three New York publishing houses. She currently has over 115 books in print, translated and published around the world. Palmer’s books have garnered her numerous awards over the years, including a Lifetime Achievement Award for series storytelling from “Romantic Times,” and two regional awards from Romance Writers of America. She lives in the mountains of north Georgia with her husband of 38 years.

The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served, compliments of the Friends of the Fayette County Public Library.

The Fayette County Public Library is located behind the Fayette County administrative complex in downtown Fayetteville, at the southwest corner of Highways #85 and #54. For additional information, please contact the library at 770-461-8841.