Emerson (Willie) Williams has released his fourth historic novel set in his native Greenbrier County, W.Va.
Captain Jack, frontiersman, tells the true story of the Williams family’s horrors and triumphs with the Shawnee Indians lead by Chief Cornstalk.
Williams is a juried Tamarack author. His previous novels are Roaring Creek and Sinkhole Justice, about relatives in the Civil War, and The Constant Yen, that details the capture of a serial killer by a Rupert fire chief.
Williams lives with his wife, Ann, in Goochland, Va., and has a second home in Alderson.
The author will sign his novels at the Fairlea Magic Mart Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon, at The Open Book in Lewisburg from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday at the Alderson Big Wheel from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and at the Williamsburg Historical Society from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Books will be available at these locations indefinitely and also can be ordered online at firstname.lastname@example.org or by writing to P.O. Box 58, Oilville, Va. 23129.