Yonkers First Lady Mary Calvi To Celebrate Publication Of Her New Book

Jan 20, 2019 719

On Wednesday, February 13, author and TV News anchor Mary Calvi will offer a public talk to celebrate the publication of her debut novel, DEAR GEORGE, DEAR MARY: A Novel of George Washington’s First Love. This free event, presented by The Foundation for the Yonkers Public Library, is open to the public and takes place at 6 pm at the Riverfront Library, One Larkin Center.

The book, which will be published by St. Martin’s Press in time for both Valentine’s Day and President’s Day, is based on the author’s fascinating historical detective work, which revealed a complicated love story featuring Yonkers own Mary Philipse and America’s first President. Mary Calvi spent years as a child wondering about the heiress who once lived in the grand manor in her hometown of Yonkers, New York. 

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SOURCE: http://lideamagazine.com/

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