Meet our Newest Author at EM Book Club

She goes by the name of Holly Charles, author of “VELVET.” She is a native of the Chicagoland area, and attended Purdue University for her undergraduate studies.  A therapeutic outlet since childhood, Charles found solace in writing music, poetry and prose.  […]


Ludie, a young unwed mother escapes the harsh realities of being not only a woman in the early 1920s, but also having to endure the imprisonment of being born in the wrong skin. While Ludie seems indifferent to the oppression […]