Author visiting Neepawa in July


By Banner Staff

Neepawa Banner & Press

An author with a connection to Neepawa will be returning to the community as part of her upcoming book tour. Leigh Ann Edwards, the writer of the Irish Witch Series will be at ArtsForward Cultural Centre on Wednesday July 18.

As part of her “Places Close to My Heart” book tour, Edwards will be promoting her latest novel in this popular fantasy/historical romance series. She will also have signed copies of all seven installments of the series available to purchase.

The Irish Witch Series is a collection of  books, set in mystical sixteenth century Ireland. A Witch’s Destiny is the latest installment, which was released in April.

Edwards lived in Neepawa from 1981-1989.  Neepawa holds many memories for her and has a special place in her heart as her two daughters were born here, and she maintains close friendships from her time spent here. She will be at ArtsForward from 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Stop in to meet Leigh Ann. She’ll be happy to discuss writing, her series, and her Neepawa connection.