July 10, 2013

Guest Speaker Regina Sirois Saturday July 20 at St. Joseph Writers Guild

The St. Joseph Writers Guild will be meeting Saturday, July 20, 2013, at 1 p.m. at the Joyce Raye Patterson Senior Citizens Center, 100 South 10th, St. Joseph, Missouri. 

Julie Casey has arranged a special guest speaker, Regina Sirois.

Author Regina Sirois received national recognition through the Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award (ABNA) competition. Her book, On Little Wings, was the winner in the young adult division of the original 5,000 entries through a series of judging and advancements conducted by Publishers Weekly, Amazon.com, and a panel assembled by Penguin Publishing. After having already been self-published, it is now published by Penguin.

Regina Sirois is a native to Kansas City currently living in Olathe with her husband and two young girls. Publisher's Weekly describes her debut novel, On Little Wings, as a heartwarming tale of reconnection and redemption. On Little Wings was launched January of this year it has been warmly received, featured on the Amazon Kindle home page, reached the #7 best selling literary fiction book on the Kindle, and received nearly 300 reviews, with an average score over 4 stars. Any of these accomplishments are rare for a first time author.

Invite your friends and we can have a great St. Joseph turnout for Regina.