Lenore Hart is the author of the novels Waterwoman (a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Authors title), Ordinary Springs, and Black River. Her recent novel, Becky: The Life and Loves of Becky Thatcher (2008), follows Twain’s characters Tom Sawyer, Huck Finn and Becky Thatcher — as adults — through Civil War-era Missouri, the Comstock mines of the Sierra Nevada and San Francisco. Her books for children include T. Rex at Swan Lake and The Treasure of Savage Island. She lives on the Eastern Shore of Virginia with her husband, novelist David Poyer.
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31st Annual Literary Festival