Over the years, Athena Dent has worked as a social worker, educator, and mentor. Most recently, her great love for humanity has developed in her practice of literary fiction. Her novel SILK is about five generations of women, who arebest friends, and who each face challenging situations. And ONE OF A KIND LOVE is about two undercover police officers, Carlos and Crystal, who work together, then fall in love. However, a secret that Carlos’s mother has kept from the family is intertwined with a neighborhood kid who Crystal befriends….Love is NOT just between two people.
Athena’s forthcoming books include the young-adult novel FRANCHESCA’S JOURNEY, the Silk sequel COCOON, and the poetry volume THE BEGINNING. Athena is also a mother, wife, and a martial artist.
Reading: Athena Dent
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Word Up Community Bookshop/Librería Comunitaria.
2113 Amsterdam ave, (at 165 st)
New York, NY