Thank you Mary for hosting Shirley. This story brings tears to my eyes.
Since writing In My Mother’s Words, I have had the opportunity to meet many other authors, and one of them is Nonnie Jules whose books Daydream’s Daughter, Nightmare’s Friend and The Good Mommies’ Guide to Raising (Almost) Perfect Daughter’s have become hits with a wide range of readers.
This vivacious and generous lady is also the president of Rave Reviews Book Club, a wonderful place of support for independent authors.
When Nonnie asked me to introduce Shirley Slaughter on my blog this week so readers could get to know her, I was honored.
Author Shirley Harris-Slaughter wrote a compelling story of a growing Black Catholic parish, Our Lady of Victory, founded in 1943 in Detroit, MI. She highlights both the joys and struggles of parish school and church during a difficult time.
This book gives insight into the journey of the parishioners in this community who persevered in their…
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