Book Launch – Craig Shreve “One Night in Mississippi”
Date: February 28th, 7:00 pm - February 28th, 9:00pm
Venue: Chatham Cultural Center, Studio One
The Thames Art gallery is hosting a book launch for “One Night in Mississippi” a novel by Craig Shreve. Craig Shreve was born and raised in North Buxton, Ontario, the final destination for slaves escaping the U.S. via the underground railroad, and is a descendant of Mary Ann Shadd Cary, a nineteenth-century anti-slavery activist. A graduate of The School for Writers at Humber College, he was fortunate enough to be mentored by Joan Barfoot and to have his first novel, Simon’s Choice, selected as a semi-finalist for the 2010 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award. Craig lives in Chatham, Ontario. The Book Launch will be on Saturday February 28th at 7:pm in Studio One of the Chatham Cultural Center, 75 William St. N. Chatham. There will be a FREE reading and book signing. Snacks will be served and cash bar available. This is a free event and all ages are welcome. Visit us on Facebook, Twitter and www.chatham-kent.ca for more info.