- Find Books, DVDs & More
- Classes & Events
- Glass Negatives
- Research & Resources
- Support the Library
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)
Sun, 2012-02-19 14:00 - 15:30
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.