“Galway Bay” author to visit Fort Collins

Author and filmmaker Mary Pat Kelly is coming to Fort Collins. Thanks to the organizers of the Fort Collins Irish Festival, Ms. Kelly will be conducting a book signing and presentation at Barnes & Noble on S. College Avenue on Sunday, November 22, 2009, beginning at 2 p.m.

Ms. Kelly is the author of five books, her most recent, “Galway Bay,” has received high praise from Pulitzer Prize winner Frank McCourt (author of “Angela’s Ashes”).

“Galway Bay” is the epic journey of one Irish family, emigrating from Ireland to Chicago, Illinois in the 1800s. The story spans six generations and is loosely based on the life of Ms. Kelly’s great-great-grandmother.

Find out more about Mary Pat Kelly, and order her book at www.MaryPatKelly.com.

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