Meet Author Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Takoma Park Library

Meet Author Dolen Perkins-Valdez


 Join us for a book talk and signing with Dolen Perkins-Valdez, New York Times bestselling author of Wench.  Perkins-Valdez will discuss her latest novel, Balm.  The story takes place during the Civil War era, exploring the next chapter of history -- the trauma of the Civil War and the end of slavery.  This program is presented as part of the Spring Author Series at the Takoma Park Neighborhood Library. 

Ms. Perkins-Valdez will be in conversation with Bernardine (Dine) Watson.  Ms. Watson is a writer/poet living in the Brightwood neighborhood of  Washington, DC.  She was recently appointed to the Ward 4 Arts and Humanities Committee.

Copies of
Wench and Balm will be available for purchase.The Takoma Park Neighborhood Library is located 3 blocks from the Takoma Metro station.  For more information, please call 202-576-7764.