Holly is a retired Penn State University clinical instructor with a Master of Science degree in nursing. She is the author of  How To Help WHEN PARENTS GRIEVE; The Murder Along the River Series: STONE HAVEN, TEEN LOVERS, JON BOAT DEATH; Justice and Revenge; Watching Corona; The Amazing Adventures of Gramma; and ENCOURAGERS: Those Who Help Others Succeed. Visit her website at

Marshall Frank (center)

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Author Marshall Frank is a retired captain from the Metro-Dade Police Department in Miami, Florida, where he spent the majority of his thirty years investigating murders or commanding those who did. Now the author of thirteen books, six fiction and seven non-fiction, Marshall is often invited to speak at public events and civic organizations. His latest novel is The Upside to Murder. In addition to authoring books and articles, Frank is a violinist and entertains at various venues with his pianist partner, Dr. Jay Barnhart. Read his blogs and learn more about Marshall at or email him at

These three published authors assist other writers with selling and marketing their work through two annual events on Florida’s Space Coast. In the spring, they host the Brevard Authors Book Fair. In the fall, they host the Meet the Authors Book Fair. They also offer mini-critiques, up to ten pages, of a work-in-progress.

Mission Statement

Authors for Authors assist writers to sell and market their work. We provide venues for authors to showcase their work, make presentations and network with others in the publishing field.


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Valerie Allen, psychologist, author, playwright, and speaker writes fiction, non-fiction, short stories, plays and children’s books. She is a popular speaker for authors with presentations based on her book, Write, Publish, Sell! 2nd Ed. She is active with the Space Coast Writers’ Guild and co-founder of Authors for Authors. Learn more at or email her at

Meet the Authors

Book Fair

November 19 & 20, 2016

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Eau Gallie Civic Center

1551 Highland Avenue

Melbourne, FL

Registration is now open!

Deadline to register is

November 10, 2016

Valerie Allen (pictured right)

Holly Fox Vellekoop (left)


Register now for the Fall Book Fair!