In case you missed it in our earlier story, author My Haley is currently touring to discuss her book, "The Treason of Mary Louvestre" (Koehlerbooks, 2013), which tells the story of a seamstress slave in
This isn't Haley's first experience writing about history. According to biographical information provided by the publisher, Haley, the wife and widow of
If you haven't had a chance to catch Haley's tour, the next stop is tonight (Feb. 13) at
Haley next will appear at a campus-wide lecture and book signing at the
George Saunders, whose latest collection of short stories, "Tenth of December," was published last month by Random House, will read from his works and answer questions from the audience during this event, which is free and open to the public. "Tenth of December" is currently ranked at an overall #12 in books on Amazon's ranking of best sellers.
Interested in attending?
Thursday, Feb. 21, 7 to 9 p.m.
(A reception will follow the Q&A session.)
William & Mary's Andrews Hall auditorium, room 101
From the publisher: "The bestselling authors of "Sinners & Saints," ReShonda Tate Billingsley and Victoria Christopher Murray, rock the New Year for readers as they bring back their outrageous first ladies in "Friends & Foes" (Gallery Books, Feb. 26, 2013), a sassy, witty, and poignant sequel."
Hampton Roads stops:
Monday, Feb. 25, 6 p.m.
HU Student Center
Monday, March 4, 7p.m.
109 E. Main Street, Norfolk