Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation to present author Tom Poland on June 12
May 29, 2018 (Florence, SC) – Author Tom Poland will give a talk and sign his latest book South Carolina Country Roads: Of Train Depots, Filling Stations & Other Vanishing Charms on Tuesday, June 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Doctors Bruce and Lee Foundation Library. Poland, known as the “writer of southern things” invites his audience to venture off the beaten path to forgotten roads, where a hidden South Carolina exists.
Among Poland’s 14 other published books are: Classic Carolina Road Trips from Columbia: Historic Destinations & Natural Wonders (History & Guide), Save the Last Dance for Me: A Love Story of the Shag and the Society of Stranders. He writes a weekly column for newspapers and journals in Georgia and South Carolina about the South regarding its people, traditions, and lifestyle. He is the editor of Shrimp, Collards & Grits, a Lowcountry lifestyle magazine.
Poland will have a number of his books available for sale at the program, which is made possible by Friends of Florence County Library. Admission is free. For information or to register please call (843) 413-7074.