Fiction author to appear at Sylva

Susan Gregg Gilmore, author of Looking for Salvation at the Dairy Queen, will read from her new novel, The Improper Life of Bezillia Grove, at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 1, at City Lights Bookstore in Sylva.

In the novel, Gilmore draws readers into the precarious childhood and complicated life of poor little rich girl Bezillia Grove, whose path winds through some of the South’s darkest woods — race, class, insanity.


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