Join Fountain Bookstore owner Kelly Justice for a lively, interactive conversation with author Julia Ridley Smith. Smith’s latest book Sex Romp Gone Wrong is a collection of twelve short stories full of friendship, awkward confessions, and wit. A book signing will follow.

The Virginia Festival of the Book Preview Events bring authors across the state before the main Festival in Charlottesville on March 20-24. Preview events are sponsored by Michelle and David Baldacci. This event, held in Richmond on Thursday, March 14th, is presented in partnership with Fountain Bookstore.

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  • This event is free and open to the public. Tickets are not required.
  • For Covid protocol, please see our Festival Info page. For accessibility needs, contact Ray Nedzel by March 1.
  • All Festival authors and speakers represent themselves, and do not speak on behalf of Virginia Humanities or the University of Virginia.

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With generous support from Michelle and David Baldacci

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