Book reading, signing to feature editor Joy Sparrow


Joyner Library at East Carolina University will host a book reading and signing with editor Joy Sparrow at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 8 in the Manuscripts and Rare Books Department.

Sparrow has compiled Civil War letters from the Greenville/Pitt County area detailing the experiences and relationship between a father, Captain Thomas Sparrow, and his son, George Sparrow, during the Civil War era.