SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – Author Brian McKeown will give a historical presentation on Northwest England, the setting of his novel, Hannah’s Left Hook. A native of Birkenhead, England, he currently lives in Worcester. Here is a synopsis of his book:
“Through countless scrubbings of St. Lawrence’s Church floor, a poor washerwoman develops a devastating left hook. During the Great War she persuades the Birkenhead Shipyard to hire her as its first female laborer, beginning her transformation into a working-class legend.”
Location: Shrewsbury Public Library
609 Main Street
Shrewsbury, MA 01545
Date: July 17, 2014
Time: 7 PM
Sponsored by Garland Press, a small, independent press located in Shrewsbury.