Daren Wang is the founding executive director of the AJC Decatur Book Festival, which celebrates its 12th year in 2017. This year, Daren adds another impressive credential to his resume: debut novelist. His first book, The Hidden Light of Northern Fires, publishes August 29th and has its first public outing at the festival.
“Southern Novelist Plans Bourbon Soaked Book Tour,” Publishers Weekly
Books Mentioned in this Episode
The Hidden Light of Northern Fires by Daren Wang (release date is August 29, 2017, available for pre-order)
Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier (celebrating its 20th anniversary at the Decatur Book Festival)