Pages Bookshop & The Detroit Public Library Present: Rita Woods

We are thrilled to be hosting author Rita Woods at the Main Branch of the Detroit Public Library for her breakout historical debut novel. This book is perfect for fans of The Underground Railroad and Orphan Train.

This event is free and open to the public. It will take place at the Main Branch of the Detroit Public Library. Rita's books will be sold before and after the event. 

About Remembrance:

Remembrance…It’s a rumor, a whisper passed in the fields and veiled behind sheets of laundry. A hidden stop on the underground road to freedom, a safe haven protected by more than secrecy…if you can make it there.

Ohio, present day. An elderly woman who is more than she seems warns against rising racism as a young woman grapples with her life.

Haiti, 1791, on the brink of revolution. When the slave Abigail is forced from her children to take her mistress to safety, she discovers New Orleans has its own powers.

1857 New Orleans—a city of unrest: Following tragedy, house girl Margot is sold just before her 18th birthday and her promised freedom. Desperate, she escapes and chases a whisper.... Remembrance

RITA WOODS is a family doctor and the director of a wellness center. When she's not busy working or writing Dr. Woods spends time with her family or at the Homer Glen library where she serves on the Board of Trustees. Remembrance is her first novel. Follow her @RitaWoodsAuthor

Event date: 
Sunday, January 26, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Event address: 
5201 Woodward Ave.
Detroit, MI 48202
Remembrance Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250298454
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Forge Books - January 21st, 2020