Rockwall County Library will host NY Times bestselling Romance author, Parris Afton Bonds, on July 15, 2023 @ 1:30 PM. In this semi-autobiographical book, Answering the Call, Parris’ literary creation Lauren Hilliard realizes it’s never too late to for an adventure.

She will guide writers on a some simple writing exercises and prompts to write a short story (2 pages maximum); Q&A and a bucket list.

Here are some other books filled with characters who realize it is never too late–to be who you always wanted to be, love the person you wanted to love, or do what you have always wanted to do.

Berg, Elizabeth. The Story of Arthur Truluv. (2017).

Berg writes about Arthur in her latest book, Earth’s The Right Place For Love(2023) and in three other Mason books.

Evison, Jonathan. This is Your Life, Harriet Chance. (2015).

Fossey, Brooke. The Big Finish. (2020).

Mayes, Frances. Women in Sunlight. (2018).

Joyce, Rachel. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry. (2012).

Miller, Mary. Biloxi. (2019).

Morrey, Beth. The Love Story of Missy Carmichael. (2020)

For more information about Parris Afton Bond’s writing event, call 972-204-7771