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Meet the Writer: Raina Smith, author of The 13th Apostle
Sunday, February 19, 2012
2:00 PM-3:30 PM
Cost: Free and Open to the Public
Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
Barnard Room (3rd Floor)
Recently published thriller, The 13th Apostle by Rhode Island author Raina Smith is “intense,” “thought-provoking” and “a stay up all night thriller.” This first book by Ms. Smith is causing quite a stir in the author’s home state.
The discovery of an ancient scroll written over two thousand years ago by a man believed by a select few to have been a mysterious thirteenth apostle of Christ leads to the discovery of disturbing prophecies of the imminence of the end of days. Fr. Joseph, the novel’s enigmatic main character, embarks on a worldwide quest to save the soul of mankind.
The 13th Apostle begs readers to consider whether mankind is inherently good or evil and delves into the theme of innocence as a protection against satanic evil.
A graduate of Rhode Island College, Raina Smith spent most of her professional career working in broadcasting as a television news reporter and radio talk show co-host and executive producer, honing her research, writing and storytelling skills. She is currently writing the sequel to The 13th Apostle.
For more info: www.rainasmith.com
Book sale and signing to follow
Street parking is free on Sundays; discounted parking available at the Providence Hilton Garage - $3 for 3 hours. Bring your ticket with you for validation.