Kevin Bannister, author of THE LONG WAY HOME, on tour August/September

| July 14, 2017

About The Long Way Home Publisher: Fireship Press (September 15, 2016) Set in the turbulent times of the War of Independence, ‘The Long Way Home’ follows the lives of Thomas Peters and Murphy Steele who are friends, former slaves, fellows-in-arms and leaders of the Black Brigade. Their real-life story is an epic adventure tale as […]

Jennifer Chiaverini, author of Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker, on tour November/December 2013

| October 24, 2013

About Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker Paperback: 384 pages Publisher: Plume (September 24, 2013) Jennifer Chiaverini departs from her New York Times bestselling Elm Creek Quilts series to debut her first stand-alone novel, MRS. LINCOLN’S DRESSMAKER.  This compelling historical novel unveils the private lives of the Lincolns from the time of their rise to White House glory, through the […]

Dolen Perkins-Valdez, author of Wench, on tour January/February 2011

| November 11, 2010

About Wench • Paperback: 320 pages • Publisher: Amistad (January 25, 2011) An ambitious and startling debut novel that follows the lives of four women at a resort popular among slaveholders who bring their enslaved mistresses wench \’wench\ n. from Middle English “wenchel,” 1 a: a girl, maid, young woman; a female child. Tawawa House […]