A Bend in the Straight and Narrow

A Woman's Journey into the Heart of the Florida Frontier

March is shaping up to be a busy month!

Sarah A. Younger has two talks scheduled in Brevard County in March 2018.

March 10th at 3PM – The South Brevard Historical Society  

Fee Avenue  Library in Melbourne
This talk is open to the public, so come join us!

March 24th at 2 PM – The  Cocoa Woman’s Club
Magnolia Hall at 5 Rosa Parks Drive in Cocoa
Also open to the public, please join us!

Sarah speaking at the Brevard Geneological Society

Sarah will speak to the Brevard Genealogical Society on January 8th, at 9:30 AM  at the Cocoa Library.

The meeting is not open to the public.  If interested in attending, contact Sarah by clicking here.

Sarah is featured in the Observer News

Sarah was recently interviewed by a reporter at the Observer News.

Check it out!

Palmetto author turns childhood stories from distant past into novel

Sarah to speak at the Palmetto Carnegie Historical Library

Sarah A. Younger is speaking at 10 a.m. on Saturday Aug. 19, 2017 at the Women’s Club of Palmetto, 910 6th St. West.

Palmetto is the author’s hometown and she will discuss her family history which led to the creation of A Bend in the Straight and Narrow.  Sarah will sign books and share her journey to discover answers about her family heritage in Florida.


Attend a speaking at the Gainesville Library!

Exciting event at High Springs Library is approaching…

The High Springs Library is putting on a fun event including reenactors and artifacts from the Civil War period…in addition to Sarah A. Younger’s talk and book signing.

Don’t miss it.  Pass the word.

Click here for info on the High Springs Library.

Sarah Younger Author Flyer

Free Kindle

We are running a Kindle special from March 29 to April 2, 2017.

Free for five days! You can’t do better than that! To buy now click here.

Alachua County Appearances

Sarah A. Younger will make two appearances in Alachua County in May 2017.

Sarah A. Younger will be speaking about “A Bend in the Straight and Narrow” at the Gainesville Headquarters Library in downtown Gainesville on May 16, 2017 at 11 AM.  For location information, click here.

She is also going to be speaking at the High Springs Library, which is close to the place where the book takes place (La Crosse and Alachua), on May 18, 2017 at 6:30 PM. For location information, click here.


Attend a speaking at the Mims-Scottsmoor Library

Sarah will be speaking about her book and writing / publishing process at the Mims-Scottsmoor Library at  3615 Lionel Road, Mims Public Library on July 28 at 6:30 pm.

Don’t miss it!

For information contact:  Beth Doud
(321) 264-5080

Mims-Scottsmoor Library


Through to the next round!

A Bend in the Straight and Narrow is a semi-finalist in the 2016 Royal Palm Literary Award

The Florida Writers Association hosts The Royal Palm Literary Award in which thousands of writers submit their work.  Sarah A. Younger is among the few that are through to the next round!





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