- Oct. 3, 2012 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. --
October 3, 2012 - Birmingham, AL - Award-
winning author, T.K. Thorne celebrates "Buy A Friend a Book Week" by sharing a short story, The Other Gold. This touching story was inspired by her visit to an institutional home in Alabama for mentally impaired children back in the early ‘70’s.
About T.K. Thorne--
T.K. (Teresa) Thorne retired from the Birmingham Police Department as a captain and currently serves as executive director of the business improvement district, CAP, in downtown Birmingham, AL. She pens a monthly column for Synergy Magazine.
A film from her screenplay, Six Blocks Wide
, has shown at film festivals in Alabama and Europe. Teresa’
s writing has garnered several awards, including "Book of the Year for Historical Fiction" (ForeWord Reviews 2009) for her debut novel, Noah’s Wife.
She serves on several community boards, including the Alabama Writer’s Conclave. Her passions include community service on behalf of the homeless, at-risk children, and animals. A proud grandmother, she lives on a beautiful mountain with her family of people, dogs, cats and horses.
For more information on T.K. Thorne:www.tkthorne.com
Press contact: Laura Parenteau, Laura@BlackburnForkPublishing.com