Dorothea Benton Frank
By Invitation Only
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
7:00pm to 8:00pm
BY INVITATION ONLY is a tale of two families, one struggling to do well, one well to do, and one young
couple the privileged daughter of Chicago’s crème de la crème and the son of hard working Southern
peach farmers. From the wideopen spaces of the South Carolina Low country to the glitz and glamour of
the Windy City, Dorothea Benton Frank takes readers on a whirlwind of a journey that explores what family means when it truly counts.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
New York Times bestseller Dorothea Benton Frank was born and raised on Sullivans Island, South Carolina. She is an avid cook, enjoys fly fishing, reading and travel and is a frequent speaker on thecreative process for students of all ages.A contemporary voice of the South,
Ms.Frank is beloved from coast to coast, thanks to her eighteen bestsellers including,Same Beach, Next Year,All Summer Long, All the Single Ladies, The Hurricane Sisters, The Last Original Wife, Porch Lights, Folly Beach, Return to
Sullivans Island, Lowcountry Summer, Land of Mango Sunsets, The Christmas Pearl, Bulls Island, Full of
Grace, Pawleys Island, Shem Creek, Isle of Palms, Plantation and Sullivans Island. She divides her time between the Lowcountry of South Carolina and New Jersey.