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Saturday, February 4, 2012

Famous Authors Mural at the Beach - Stephen King, Rowling, Twain and more

This Mural was done at Ocean City Library by Nancy Palermo, wife of Gerry’s cousin Nick, and Susan Rau. Such talent! Depicted above Edgar Allen Poe and Stephen King.

Mark Twain

Ernest Hemingway

Margret Atwood & William Shakespeare

James Joyce and Maya Angelou

J K Rowling and Gay Talese

Great caricatures of J K Rowling, Gay Talese, MarkTwain, Ernest Hemingway, Maya Angelou, James Joyce, Stephen King, Edgar Allen Poe, Margret Atwood, William Shakespeare – all hanging out at the beach! Ocean City’s boardwalk is depicted in the background. If you are in the area stop by the Library at 18th & Simpson Ave.

Credit Nancy Palermo and Susan Rau


  1. This is so that they are all sitting in beach chairs....
    I saw your pictures of that poor sad that it was hit by a boat...Hope your having a good weekend....we are due rain but after tomorrow we'll have sunny skies and high 50's for the next two weeks...