Author/Astrologer Joins the AJC Decatur Book Festival 2017

Author/Astrologer Joins the AJC Decatur Book Festival 2017

Online PR News – 10-August-2017 – Atlanta, GA – From 1 to 3 September 2017, Barbara D. Salerno, author of Exploring Forensic Astrology will be joining this year's AJC Decatur Book Festival, a community-based, non-profit event and largest independent festival in the country. Being renowned as one of the five largest festivals in the country, DBF continues to gather world-class authors as well as hundreds of thousands of festival-goers to enjoy book signings, author readings, panel discussions, an interactive children's area, live music, parade, cooking demonstrations, poetry slams, writing workshops, and others. These activities will be happening in and around the historic downtown Decatur square.

"We always knew Atlanta had a thriving writing and book community, but it needed a centerpiece to bring all the parts together", Tom Bell points out as he recalls the history of DBF. It was when Daren Wang hatched a hare-brained idea to establish a festival celebrating the spoken/written word that brought the other dreamers and believers together. Tom Bell — founding program director, Linda Harris, Richard Lenz, Alice Murray, Bill Starr and Judy Turner then began brewing the magic.

The DBF got rave reviews shortly after 18 months of hard work and dedication in volunteering full-time, until its commencement over Labor Day weekend back in 2006, which was attended by over 100 authors and 50, 000 people. The success of the event was contributed by the combination of supportive local businesses and restaurants, eager and able volunteers, and the ability to walk easily from venue to venue.

Barbara D. Salerno is a crime sleuth who holds a bachelor’s degree in English and Italian. She attended graduate school at Rutgers University. Her passion for forensic astrology led her to writing Exploring Forensic Astrology. This book focuses on techniques from ancient astrologers that can serve a much-needed civic and legal function as they help link dots between the crime and the perpetrator. Being naturally drawn to this field, Salerno analyzes murder cases and more, and through this book, she helps her readers understand the nature of crimes as well as identify the likely killers. She aids the law enforcement get to the bottom of the greatest mysteries through the detailed facts on the planets, zodiac signs, fixed stars and more. This is a must read book for all lovers of stories that focus on crime and forensic as they will definitely enjoy reading the stars while resolving crimes.

BookBlastPro will represent the author at the AJC Decatur Book Festival. The festival-goers and other authors will have the opportunity of getting first-hand information about Salerno and her piece, Exploring Forensic Astrology. They will also get bookmarks and an opportunity of photo documentation which will be released after the event. The book selling will be announced at the event.

AJC Decatur Book Festival — Bookzilla, Barbara D. Salerno’s book and the rest of the fun activities will make this event a literary powerhouse that will delight the attendees and will make this annual event a huge success, as what Tom Bell expressed: "That's what the festival does best."

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Barbara D. Salerno
25220 Hancock Ave #300
Murrieta CA


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