Meet authors Jessica Spotswood, Caroline Richmond, Lindsay Smith, and Robin Talley, who, along with other authors, spin tales about monsters and mediums, bodyguards and barkeeps, screenwriters and schoolteachers, heiresses and hobos in A Tyranny of Petticoats: 15 Stories of Belles, Bank Robbers & Other Badass Girls. This edge-of-your seat anthology of historical fiction, published by Candlewick Press, is recommended for grades 9+.
This event is presented in partnership with Frederick County Public Libraries as part of FCPL’s Women’s History Month celebration. Q&A and book signing will follow author panel discussion. Books will be available for purchase at event.