Nancy Henderson Has Book Signing Dec. 15

Sunday, December 1, 2013

Sewing Hope, by local author Nancy Henderson, has just been released and the first book signing will be Sunday, Dec. 15, 2-4 p.m. at the Ballroom Magic Dance Center, 4200 North Access Road in Hixson. 

Review for Sewing Hope:

Sewing Hope (Dust Jacket Press, 2013) tells the story of Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe, a feisty Ugandan nun who gives hope to young women formerly held captive by warlord Joseph Kony and his Lord’s Resistance Army. For more than 20 years, she has offered a save haven to these former child soldiers when no one else would.  

The book and a companion documentary narrated by Forest Whitaker debuted at the Napa Valley Film Festival in northern California.

All proceeds from the sale of each book ($20, cash or check only) go to Pros for Africa, a non-profit organization that supports the work of Sister Rosemary and other humanitarian efforts in Africa. 

Sewing Hope is also available on 

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