AFRICAN TOWN is the story of the last illegal slave ship to arrive in America. The authors brilliant research and straight forward presentation has created an important and necessary read appropriate for all ages.
THIS COPY (shown below) was signed on the title page by Charles Waters and Irene Latham at the store during the national launch. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing. Published in January, 2022 by G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Random House.
CHARLES WATERS (pictured below on our Wall of Fame) is an award-winning poet, writer and actor. Thank you Charles Waters for signing our books.
IRENE LATHAM (pictured below on our Wall of Fame) is the winner of the 2016 ILA Lee Bennett Hopkins Promising Poet Award, and has written over twenty books of poetry, fiction, and children's literature. She also travelled worldwide with her family, spending over two years in Saudi Arabia, before settling down in Alabama in 1984. Thank you Irene Latham for signing our books.