Darrick Campbell, a Maywood Native and Author, Talks Debut Book

Sunday, October 1, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Maywood native Darrick Campbell recently completed his first book, a memoir called “My Father’s Son,” which is available for $12.99 at thebookpatch.com. Campbell said he’s working on getting the book on Amazon in the near future. During an interview earlier this month, Campbell talked about his inspiration for the book and the purpose he’s found in writing it.

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Novelist With Maywood Ties Explores Suffocating Reality of Race

Marian L. Thomas takes a break from a book signing and discussion inside of AfriWare Books in Maywood on Saturday to talk about her most recent novel, “I Believe in Butterflies.” | Michael Romain/VFP Monday, June 5, 2017 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  In the opening scene of Marian L. Thomas’s new novel, “I Believe in Butterflies,” Emma Lee Baker, one of the lead characters, … Continue reading Novelist With Maywood Ties Explores Suffocating Reality of Race

Maywood Native, Author to Visit Walther Christian Academy, March 24 | Maywood Library to Remove Late Fees, March 20 – April 1

Dr. Edmond Kelly. | Photo: Edmond Kelly/Facebook March 20, 2014 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews [Walter Christian Academy Release]: Dr. Edmond Kelly who was raised in Maywood and graduated from Walther Lutheran High School in 1995 recently announced the publication of his first book How ONE Choice Directs Your Destiny. How ONE Choice Directs your Destiny is a self-inspirational book set as a three-part series … Continue reading Maywood Native, Author to Visit Walther Christian Academy, March 24 | Maywood Library to Remove Late Fees, March 20 – April 1