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Meet local author Karen Cord Taylor for book signing & reception - Legendary Locals of Beacon Hill
Blackstone's of Beacon Hill to host local Beacon Hill author Karen Cord Taylor for a book signing and reception for her new book Legendary Locals of Beacon Hill
“When writing this book, I was asked which legends I enjoyed researching most,” says Karen, “and I would have to say it was the long-time residents of Beacon Hill, who are characters and had great stories to tell.” Taylor hopes the book will show how Beacon Hill residents view the past while describing the people who will become history in the future.
“Since Karen’s book is about the neighborhood and its residents, it makes perfect sense to give back to the neighborhood,”
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About Legendary Locals of Beacon Hill: A new local history book reveals the intriguing characters and everyday citizens who have made Beacon Hill’s history legendary. Legendary Locals of Beacon Hill shares the stories of individuals and groups, past and present, who have had a lasting impact on the community throughout its history.
About Karen: Karen Cord Taylor founded the Beacon Hill Times and served as its editor and publisher until November, 2007. She is the author of Blue Laws, Brahmins and Breakdown Lanes: An Alphabetic Guide to Boston and Bostonians.
Blackstone's of Beacon Hill