Author Talk and Signing

Author talk: Annie Boochever will discuss her book, Fighter in Velvet Gloves: Alaska Civil Rights Hero Elizabeth Peratrovich. Noel Wien Library Mon. February 24 at 6:30-8:45pm. The story of a remarkable Alaska Native woman’s fight for and eventual passage of America’s first civil rights legislation is brought to life as never before by Alaskan author and educator, Annie Boochever, in collaboration with Elizabeth’s eldest son, Roy Peratrovich Jr. This book is of an insprirational Alaskan and American hero, written for ages ten through young adult.