Library’s 14th Annual Author’s Showcase


It will soon be that time of year again- National Book Month coming up in January. The Delray Beach Public Library, 100 West Atlantic Avenue, has once again selected the local authors for its prestigious 14th annual Author’s Showcase to be held on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. At this free event, the authors selected will speak briefly about their books and sell and autograph them as they meet the public. The books include fiction, non-fiction, biographies, memoirs and young adult literature. There are a wide variety of styles to match everyone’s reading taste.

The twelve authors scheduled to appear are:

  1. Sandi Krawchenko Altner, Boca Raton – Ravenscraig – fiction
  2. Janet DeVries., S. Palm Beach – Pioneering Palm Beach – non-fiction
  3. Rose Marie Dunphy, Delray Beach – Orange Peels and Cobblestones – fiction
  4. Barbara Erlichman, Boynton Beach – One of A Kind – fiction
  5. Esther Gropper, Lantana – Dance Until the Music Stops – fiction
  6. Janet Kleinman, Delray Beach – Flirting With Disaster – non-fiction
  7. Jake Packard , Delray Beach – The Manhattan Project – fiction
  8. Vicki Penzell, Boca Raton – He Takes the Cake – non-fiction
  9. Donald Scheer, Boynton Beach – From the Bronx to the Today Show – fiction
  10. Liz Sterling, Boca Raton – Behind the Scenes – non-fiction
  11. Lyndia Titus, Royal Palm Beach – I Got Kicked Out of Heaven Because of My PMS – fiction
  12. Carol White, Delray Beach – From One Place to Another – fiction

For further information on these authors, this program or other Library programs, contact the Director of Community Relations at 561-266-9490 or visit our web site at