I was off to Politics and Prose for a reading by Ms. Turnage and to purchase a copy of the book ... and have her autograph it, of course!
[Reading from The Ghosts of Tupelo Landing]
[Ms. Turnage as a first grader when she figured out she wanted to be a writer]
[Her home in North Carolina]
[Signing books after her reading]
[me and Sheila Turnage @ Politics and Prose]