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Best-selling author, Pine Bluff native tells Tales From the South
Best-selling author, Pine Bluff native tells Tales From the South

National best-selling author Laura Parker Castoro will be the featured storyteller for a very special Tales from the South Tin Roof Project on Tuesday evening, August 7, 2012. The live taping of the radio series will be at Starving Artist Café in the Argenta Arts District, Downtown North Little Rock. Live music by The Salty Dogs and bluesman Mark Simpson. Doors open at 5:00pm, dinner and drinks are served 5:00pm-6:30pm and the show starts at 7pm.

With 39 books published in the U.S., Castoro's work has also been published in 15 foreign languages, including among others German, French, Italian, Russian, Icelandic, Hungarian, Chinese and Japanese. She began her career writing historical and contemporary romance. She went on to write novels in others genres - western, saga, romantic suspense, YA non-fiction, African American, and mainstream, and recent novels include humorous looks at the contemporary life, loves, and trials of women of "a certain age."

Laura Parker Castoro grew up in Pine Bluff, which she still calls home. She and her husband have three children.

Tickets are $5 for the show, plus the cost of dinner and drinks. Seating is very limited. Tickets can be purchased online at www.talesfromthesouth.com.