Award-Winning Katrina Author at Barnes & Noble—Uptown Village Cedar Hill Dec. 28

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New Orleans native Lynette Norris Wilkinson will sign copies of her award-winning book, “UNTOLD: The New Orleans 9th Ward You Never Knew” at Barnes and Noble—Uptown Village Cedar Hill, Friday, Dec. 28, from 6 to 8 p.m.


UNTOLD features the riveting true stories of 16 Hurricane Katrina survivors young and old from the New Orleans Lower 9th Ward, and is one of the few books that focuses on the devastated area. It is a must-read for anyone who wants to know the real story behind the faces and images shown during Katrina, and learn from the touching stories of survival, faith, history and community.

UNTOLD was named Book of the Year by the Sankofa Literary Society, nominated for the Christian Literary Award, and received film credit in the National Geographic film Forecast Disaster: Deadly Floods.

Proceeds from the God-inspired book will be donated to an organization helping residents recover. For more information, call 972.283.0586or visit

Barnes and Noble—Uptown Village Cedar Hill is located at 305 West FM 1382 Suite 520, Cedar Hill, TX 75104, 972-291-1169.