AuthorTalk with Kate Anderson Author of Shadows in the Ward

Agawam, MA, April 3, 2017:  Local author Kate Anderson will visit the Agawam Library to read from and discuss her latest novel Shadows in the Ward.

Anderson’s protagonist from Hospital Hill, Valerie Martin, is now a supervisor at Westborough State Hospital and welcomes psychiatric nursing student Anna Gilman with a warning not to settle in.  Heeding Valerie’s words, Anna struggles to maintain calmness in an increasingly anxious situation with patient Peder Roderick, who has a history of violence.  Anna realizes nothing at the hospital is as it seems.

Katherine Anderson is a special education teacher and urban exploration photographer. Her first book, Behind the Walls was released in 2006 and has been released in numerous subsequent editions. Her first novel, Hospital Hill, was released ten years later.  Kate is also a freelance journalist and amateur fashion photographer. The covers of her books are designed from her own photos.

Please call 789-1550 x4 or register for this program online at