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New York Times bestselling author of Saints at the River visits WKCTC March 8-9

PADUCAH, KY (March 1, 2016) Ron Rash New York Times bestselling author of Saints at the River will visit West Kentucky Community and Technical College March 8-9 as the finale for the colleges 2015-16 One Book Read.

The community is invited to meet Rash during an opening reception Tuesday, March 8 at 6 p.m. in the WKCTC Student Center, followed by his public presentation at 7 p.m. in the Clemens Fine Arts Center Theatre. Rash will sign books following the presentation, and books will be for sale.

A student presentation will also be held Wednesday, March 9 at 11 a.m. in the Clemens Center. Anyone who is unable to attend the public presentation is also invited to attend the student presentation. Rash will sign books at 10:30 a.m. prior to the presentation. The reception and presentations are free.

Rash will speak about the book and its storyline during his presentations and take questions and answers from the audience.

Saints at the River was voted the Southeast Booksellers Association Best Book of the Year for fiction in 2005, and winner of the 2004 Weatherford Award for Best Novel.

For more information about Rashs visit, Saints at the River, and the One Book Read, visit

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