Nic Stone will take part in a Book Signing later in the day at Marion Public Library from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. There will be a limited number of copies of Fast Pitch, one of Nic Stone’s popular books, available to students age 9 to 14 at the signing event.
Nic Stone is an author of young adult and middle-grade fiction, best known for her debut novel Dear Martin and her Middle-Grade debut, Clean Getaway. She had her most recent book, Fast Pitch, published in August 2021. It is a challenging and heartwarming coming-of-age story about a softball player looking to prove herself on and off the field. Stone lives and writes in Atlanta, Georgia.
Marion Public Library received support to bring the author to Marion through a Racial Equity & Justice Grant Program from Marion Community Foundation.