Category Archives: Authors

2015 Featured Author: Susan Boyer

Susan M. Boyer is the author of the Liz Talbot mystery series. Her debut novel, Lowcountry Boil is a USA Today Bestseller, an Agatha Award winner for Best First Novel, a Macavity nominee, a 2012 Daphne du Maurier Award recipient, … Continue reading

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2015 Featured Author: George Weinstein

George Weinstein is the author of the contemporary novel The Caretaker, the Southern historical novel Hardscrabble Road, and the multi-cultural historical novel The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno.His work has been published locally in the Atlanta press and in regional … Continue reading

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2015 Featured Author: Raymond Atkins

Raymond L. Atkins’s fourth novel, Sweetwater Blues, has just been released by Mercer University Press. Set in fictional Sweetwater, Georgia, the story chronicles ten years in the life of Palmer Cray, a young man who in the aftermath of his … Continue reading

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2015 Featured Author: Ann Hite

Ann Hite’s debut novel, Ghost On Black Mountain, not only became a Townsend Prize Finalist but won Georgia Author of the Year in 2012. Where The Souls Go, the third Black Mountain book, will be released late summer 2015 by … Continue reading

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YouTube Channel

Hi everybody! The Dahlonega Literary Festival now has a channel on YouTube. We hope to be posting more videos from the 2014 festival and of other various festival-related things. If you subscribe to our channel, you’ll be notified via email … Continue reading

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Lunch with the Authors

Come sit down and have lunch with your favorite DLF authors. Here are the Lunch with the Author Locations for Saturday, March 8, from 12:30-1:30 (attendees are responsible for their own meals): Raymond Atkins: Shenanigan’s (for reservations: cmalcolm@windstream.net) Michael Bishop: Crimson … Continue reading

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Special Appearances

In addition to our long list of featured authors and regional authors, we will have special appearances from Delilah S. Dawson, Ann Hite, and Kathryn Hinds!

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