Friday, June 03, 2005

Toni Jo Henry, the only woman to perish in Louisiana's electric chair! Meet the authors of four regional books at Shreve Library Sunday, June 5, 2 pm

A reception and joint book signing by four Shreveport writers has been announced by Sarah Pierce, Ritz Publishing. The authors are Debi McMartin, Lyn Morgan, Eric Brock, and James Gardner.

Their books include

Stone Justice: the tragic story of Toni Jo Henry, the only woman ever to perish in Louisiana's electric chair, by Debi McMartin & Lyn Morgan. Stone Justice includes a new introduction by Eric Brock.

Angel Agnes, a novel of the great yellow fever epidemic of 1873, by the late 19th century novelist Wesley Bradshaw. Angel Agnes includes a new introduction and supplemental materials by Eric Brock.

James Gardner and Shreveport: Memoirs by former Mayor and City Councilman James C. Gardner.

Says Pierce, "Come meet the authors! Copies of the books will be available for purchase."

Downtown Shreve Memorial Library
424 Texas Street
Eaves Room
Sunday, June 5, 2005, from 2 to 3 p.m.

For more information call Ritz Publications at
318-996-0419 or log onto

1 comment:

suzanne m said...

this is my great aunt on my fathers side