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Cherry King Book Signing - Sunday, April 19, 2015
Join us on Sunday, April 19th from 1-3pm as Cherry King signs copies of her novel, Hurricane Hill Road.
The novel begins in the early 1940's when a young Tuskegee Airman secretly training at a Tennessee air base, bails out of his damaged plane and is discovered in a field by a young woman, Margaret. Though he is badly injured, being a black serviceman he could not receive medical care at the local hospital. Margaret, whose husband is away at war, insists on taking the airman into the home she shares with her sister and four children, and helps him recover. As the two realize they have fallen in love, despite the danger of such a relationship, the young manís life is threatened and the army whisks him away. Forty years later she receives a surprising phone call, ushering her back to a time she has never forgotten. There are surprising details that Margaret has revealed to no one in those forty years.