Published Jan 26, 2017
Yes, that Appalachian Trail hiker [HE DIDN'T HIKE THE ENTIRE AT!] that we all love and/or hate [HE WAS NASTY TO SOUTHERNERS!] will speak and/or risk his life by appearing in Frederick, Maryland, on March 5th and 6th at two different locations.
The author of the beloved/despised book, A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail, which was recently turned into a movie that no self-respecting/critical hiker had anything good to say about, Bill Byson has a way with words.
Please Note: Squirt guns and water balloons will not be allowed inside the venues. Thank you.
Bill Bryson is a best-selling American author of humorous books on travel, the English language, and scientific subjects. His works include, A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail, A Short History of Nearly Everything, as well as In a Sunburned Country.
You cannot lose by accepting their kind invitation. It's free and open to the public.
Sunday, March 5, 2017
Weinberg Center for the Arts
7:30 p.m. - Speech with Q&A
8:30 p.m. - Book signing
Monday, March 6, 2017
Frederick Community College
11:00 a.m. - Speech with Q&A
12:00 p.m. - Book signing
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