Sunshine State Author Series
Jeff Zentner author of The Serpent King
Meet the Author: Jeff Zentner
South Creek Branch, Wednesday, March 7, 7 p.m.
Jeff Zentner's novel, The Serpent King, received the William Morris Award for best young adult debut book and appears on the 2017-18 Florida Teens Read list. He is also the author of Goodbye Days, published in 2017. Zentner's writing career began as a songwriter. He is an accomplished guitarist and singer, having released solo albums and recorded with the Southern Gothic trio Creech Holler and with Iggy Pop, Nick Cave and Debbie Harry, among others. Zentner lives in Nashville, Tennessee. A book signing follows the event. Registration recommended.
Teen Writing Workshop with Jeff Zentner
Edgewater Branch Library, Thursday, March 8, 3 p.m.
Calling aspiring teen writers! Nashville novelist and songwriter Jeff Zentner presents a writing workshop for teens ages 11-18 with writing prompts and tips. Zentner is the author of The Serpent King, on the 2017-18 Florida Teens Read list. He is also an accomplished musician, having recorded with the band Creech Holler and Iggy Pop, Nick Cave and Debbie Harry, among others.
Events are sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.