Amazing story from Keenes, Illinois, via Rochester, Minnesota!

July 16th, 2012 @ // No Comments

Following the book signing in Fairfield last month (June 2, 2012), I was contacted by Barbara M. Hawkins from Rochester, Minn. Barbara, who is originally from western Wayne County, wanted to order a book and had missed the signing…but further, she had an amazing story to tell. In brief, it goes like this: Barbara’s grandmother, […]


The beautiful McCoy Memorial Library in McLeansboro hosts huge signing!

February 19th, 2012 @ // No Comments

McLEANSBORO, Ill.—The library that served as a temporary Red Cross hospital for those injured in the March 18, 1925 Tri-State Tornado hosted a very busy book signing for Death Rides the Sky on Thursday, February 9, 2012. The event was graciously organized by Charlene Vaughan, whose family, the Allardins, were survivors of the storm at […]