Weaver to speak
GLEN ARBOR — Former Supreme Supreme Court Chief Justice Elizabeth Weaver, will be speaking on her new book, “Judicial Deceit: Tyranny and Unnecessary Secrecy at the Michigan Supreme Court”, at the Leelanau Independent Women for Democratic Action group meeting beginning at 4 p.m., June 11, at the Leelanau School.
Weaver presents a Seven-Point- Plan for Michigan Supreme Court Reform. She will be signing copies of her book immediately following her talk. This presentation is free and the public is invited. For more information call 642-1391.
TRAVERSE CITY — Bestselling Michigan author Mardi Jo Link will be launching her latest work, “Bootstrapper” from 7 to 9 p.m., Saturday, June 15, at Brilliant Books in Traverse City. This memoir is a tough look at some of the hardships involved with life in Northern Michigan.
TRAVERSE CITY — Horizon Books in Traverse City will host the following book signings on Saturday, June 15:
- Susan Froetschel, author of “Fear of Beauty”, noon to 2 p.m. - The story of a desperate young mother trying to find out the truth about her son’s death in Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
- Priscilla Cogan, author of “Clinging to the Moon”, 2 to 4 p.m. - Awakening from a coma with a traumatic brain injury, Tess Outerbridge finds herself cognitively challenged, facing divorce papers and homeless.
- John Mitchell, author of “Grand Traverse: The Civil War Era”, 3 to 5 p.m. - A local perspective on the history of the Civil War.
- Ken Lewis, author of “Year Zero”, 4 to 6 p.m. - A story of how the world rebuilds from the Zombie Apocalypse.