Dec 5, 2016

MMMM # 562 --A Trio of Authors at NewSouth

      A Sunday gathering at NewSouth Books in Montgomery featured several authors signing their new volumes, snacks, and great conversation.
Author Kendal Weaver

     Former Associated Press writer Kendal Weaver is out with Ten Stars, about Alabama native Marine General Gary Cooper.

Author Robert Kane

     Also with a military theme, Robert Kane, who's book "So Far From Home" tells the story of the British and French pilots who died while training for WWII service.
    The pilots who died in Montgomery and elsewhere in The South were buried in the same section of Oakwood Cemetery in Montgomery, as seen below.

Author Frye Gaillard

   And Frye Gaillard newest volume-- Go South To Freedom--- is a children's book that tells the story of slaves escaping from their masters and linking up with Native American tribes to fight against the Confederacy. The book's illustrator, an author in her own right, Ann Kent Rush, was also there.

New South Publisher Randall Williams

The NewSouth Bookstore is located at 105 S. Court Street in downtown Montgomery, at the corner of S. Court and Washington.


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