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Author Harry M. Ward Booksigning in Richmond

Author Harry M. Ward will sign and discuss his latest book, Children of the Streets of Richmond, 1865—1920, at 6 p.m. on Monday, September 14 as the special guest of the Richmond Public Library’s Main Writers Group. For a peek at his book, and for some colorful stories of the child gangs and newsies that once ran Richmond’s streets, check out this Style Weekly story – you’ll find lines like: “All the women were fine talkers, the men were hard workers and the boys made their living by throwing rocks.”

For information about the event, please visit, or contact Meldon Jenkins-Jones at or 804-646-7223.