Mark Barie will be participating in the Meet the Authors Book Fair in the Eau Gallie Civic Center in the Eau Gallie Arts District of Melbourne during ArtWorks on November 17 and 18. His new book is called War Calls, Love Cries (Berringer Publishing). It is the story of an upstate NY farm boy whose dreams of law school and his hometown sweetheart are shattered by the American Civil War. This is a fast moving and gut wrenching story about the effects of war on an innocent boy and a young girl with a dark secret from from her past.
About the author
After authoring four local history books, Barie decided to abandon footnotes and write his first novel. He isretired after 35 years in business with a Masters degree and a lifelong passion for writing. He moved to central Florida from upstate New York, in 2015. His second novel of the same theme, love and war, is well underway.