Local Authors & The Collection
The library curates a circulating collection of works by authors residing in the CRRL service area. Library visitors will find works by local authors through the library catalog and on occasional "Read Local" displays at all branches.
If you would like CRRL to consider adding your work to the collection, please print and fill out this form, opens a new window and then choose one of the following ways to submit your book. Please submit 1 copy only of your book.
Option 1 - Mail it to us in a padded envelope with the form inside to:
c/o Local Authors
Library Administration Center
25 Olde Greenwich Drive, Suite 180
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Option 2 - Drop it into the book drop
Put your book into a padded envelope with the form enclosed inside, and slip it into your branch's book drop.
Option 3 -Bring it into a library branch (when applicable)
Leave a donated copy at the Research desk with the form attached.
Please understand that we are unable to return copies not selected.
Local Author Visits Temporarily Suspended During Pandemic
We are not accepting requests for local author lobby book signings at this time. Please check back once we return to full services to place your book signing request. Thank you for your patience and understanding.