THE VILLAGES — Each yr, hundreds of individuals look ahead to looking via books by native authors from The Villages and surrounding areas on the Writers League’s Book Expo.

However, to be able to maintain everybody secure, the weekend occasion has been remodeled right into a week-long on-line bonanza. The occasion options greater than 125 books written by round 100 native authors. 

The occasion began over the weekend and can run via Sunday on

“In January, we had over 2,500 people come through our expo, but because of COVID, we had to cancel the event for this upcoming January,” Paula Howard, President of the Writers League of The Villages, stated. “But we didn’t want to miss a year because we have a lot of authors who have finished books this year, so we devised the idea of going online. The new reality is that everything is online now.”