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Diane Fanning Appearing at Lynchburg, VA Local Author Event

Saturday, June 7, 2014 nationally recognized author Diane Fanning will be appearing at Barnes and Noble at 4024 Wards Rd Ste C, Lynchburg, Virginia, with fiction and non-fiction authors from 3pm-6pm Eastern. The Lynchburg store is hosting Local Author Day featuring authors of all genres throughout the day for readers to bring, or purchase, their favorite local author’s books to be signed, and to meet the author in person. It will be a time to have a picture taken with favorite authors! Fanning’s roots lie in Virginia and the area is the setting for her crime novel series featuring the character Lt. Lucinda Pierce, which currently has 7 books in the series. Library Journal on the Lieutenant Lucinda Pierce series says, “Diane Fanning has become a writer to watch, demonstrating that the modern police procedural can evolve into a commentary on current culture.” Diane Fanning is the author of 21 published books,  2  set to launch later in 2014. Diane Fanning is also a best-selling author of true crime books covering such high-profile crimes as Casey Anthony in MOMMY’S LITTLE GIRL, Mary Winkler in THE …

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Yes, Virginia! Diane Fanning Signing Books in October!

  Yes, Virginia, you are in for a treat!  What better way to begin the trick or treat season than the treat of attending a book signing with true crime diva, Diane Fanning! Celebrating her 20th published book, as well as her move back to Virginia, Diane Fanning will be making appearances at Barnes and Noble in Roanoke and Richmond in October to meet and greet readers and sign copies of SLEEP MY DARLINGS. SLEEP MY DARLINGS chronicles the case of Tampa mother  Julie Schenecker who is accused of shooting her two teenage children to death in 2011. Her trial was set for October, 2013, but recently has been postponed until April, 2014. It’s reported that prosecutors, who are seeking the death penalty, need more time to prepare. According to The Tampa Bay Times, Schenecker’s defense attorneys will be pursuing an insanity defense. What motive could Julie Schenecker have to kill her own children? Was she mentally ill? Will this be a successful death penalty case? Sixteen-year-old Calyx and thirteen-year-old Beau Schenecker were found dead—both of them shot, …