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The Literary Guild of Orange County
Presents

Our Spring Literary Salon

Join us for a lively discussion ​with three celebrated authors, each one back with a wonderful new novel.

Wednesday,

May 23, 2024
5:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m.
Mission Viejo Country Club,
Mission Viejo, CA
Featured Authors

Our Spring Featured Authors

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LIAN DOLAN
IVY POCHODA
KAIRA ROUDA
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Lian Dolan is the author of Lost and Found in ParisThe Sweeney SistersHelen of Pasadena, and Elizabeth the First Wife. She has written columns for O, The Oprah Magazine as well as Working Mother Magazine, and is a regular columnist for Pasadena Magazine. A speaker who combines humor and heart, Lian has appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show, CBS Sunday MorningThe Today Show, and many local TV stations. She’s been a featured speaker at the LA Times Festival of Books, the Santa Barbara Celebrity Authors Lunch, the Literary Guild of Orange County Festival of Women Authors, and dozens of other events at libraries, bookstores, schools, and women’s organizations.

 

www.liandolan.com

Ivy Pochoda is the author of the critically acclaimed novels Wonder Valley, Visitation Street, and most recently These Women, which was a New York Times best thriller of 2020. These Women was also a finalist for The Los Angeles Times Book Prize, The Edgar Award, the California Book Award, The Macavity Award, and the International Thriller Writers Award. Wonder Valley won the 2018 Strand Critics Award for Best Novel and was a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Visitation Street won the Prix Page America in France. Her latest is Sing Her Down, released in May 2023. Ivy teaches creative writing at the Studio 526 Skid Row.

 

www.ivypochoda.com

Kaira Rouda is a USA Today, Amazon Charts, and internationally bestselling, multiple award–winning author of contemporary fiction that explores what goes on beneath the surface of seemingly perfect lives. Her domestic suspense novels include Best Day EverThe Favorite DaughterAll the DifferenceThe Next WifeSomebody’s HomeThe Widow, and the first in her Kingsleys series, Beneath the Surface. The second, Under the Palms, launches May 21, 2024. Kaira has received numerous awards for her community service, including the national Kiwanis Service to Mankind Award, and Kickass Woman of Orange County by Orange Coast Magazine.

 

www.kairarouda.com

The Details

WHEN

 

Thursday,

May 23, 2024

5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

 

DINNER

Your choice of:

TBA

WHERE

 

Mission Viejo Country Club

26200 Country Club Dr.

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

 

BOOKSTORE

Please support our local independent bookstore!

Call or email to order your books from Mystery Ink

 Phone:  (714) 960-4000

www.mysteryink.com

 Email: mysteryink@hotmail.com

Details
Registration
Directions

Registration

ONLINE ONLY

Registration link is coming soon!

Getting There

Contact

Contact

For more information about LGOC, please contact:

LINDA MILLER

email: L4882@aol.com

phone: 714.319.3223

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