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July 27, 2022
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM


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Virtual - ‘Story vs History’ with Author and Antiques Appraiser, Kate Bateman *For Adults

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Bestselling historical romance author Kate Bateman is also an antiques appraiser with her own auction house in the UK. Join Kate for ‘Story vs History’ - a fast, fun delve into the similarities and differences between her two careers, and discover the answers to questions like ‘Why do humans need stories?’ ‘How does the ‘provenance’ behind a work of art add value?’ and ‘How do authors use real historical facts to add excitement and adventure to their books?’

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About Kate

Kate Bateman, also writing as K.C. Bateman, is a #1 bestselling author of Regency and Renaissance historical romances, including the Secrets and Spies series, Bow Street Bachelors series and Ruthless Rivals series. Her books have received multiple Starred Reviews from Publishers Weekly and Library Journal, and have been translated into multiple languages, including French, Brazilian, Japanese, German, Romanian, and Croatian.

Kate’s also an auctioneer and fine art appraiser, the co-founder and director of Bateman’s Auctioneers, a fine art and antiques auction house in the UK. She currently lives in Illinois with her husband and three inexhaustible children, but returns to England regularly to appear as an antiques expert on several popular BBC television shows, each of which reaches up to 2.5 million viewers.

Kate loves to hear from readers. Contact her via her website and sign up for her newsletter to receive regular updates on new releases, giveaways and exclusive excerpts. Find her on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Amazon

Please register for this virtual event. You'll receive the zoom link in the confirmation and reminder emails.

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Ashland Public Library.

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