The Audelia Road Library is featuring 34 writers from the Dallas area at its 2nd annual Local Author’s Book Fair, and at least 3 live here in Lake Highlands.
Gaines Baty’s Champions of the Barrio is the inspirational story of Baty’s father, Buryl, who rose from humble East Texas beginnings to Aggie football star. When he opted to coach children in a Texas barrio, he fought racism on their behalf. Ranked #1 in “Amazon Top New Releases” in its category, it was featured at the Texas Book Festival.
Caren Bright failed 9th grade (twice) and dropped out of high school, but that didn’t stop her from writing the compelling book, 50 Dates With the Lord. Bright, founder of the Pamper Lake Highlands ministry which distributes free diapers and other services to young families in need, said her difficult upbringing and desire to do better for her own children motivated her to change her life.
As a family law attorney, Steve Bruneman has helped plenty of couples get divorced. He’s even been through the process himself. His book asserts that relationships require education and effort. He calls his book, Winning the Marriage Gamble, an “owner’s manual” for marriage and says he has a list of clients whose marriage it saved.
The Local Authors’ Book Fair is from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, July 29th at the Audelia Road Library, 10045 Audelia at Church. You can find a full list of authors and books here.