Little Rock author Debra Myton will make a special Authors in the Afternoon appearance from 4-6 p.m. Thursday at the Fort Smith Public Library, 3201 Rogers Ave., to promote and sign copies her book, "Bound by Faith: The Story of an Ovarian Cancer Survivor." This book is about personal growth, developing self-help and inspiring yourself and others. Myton is the sister of the late Marietha Goodwin Neal, a teacher at Sutton Elementary and the mentor of veteran educator Mrs. Hazel White, who taught in the Fort Smith School District for more than 30 years. Copies of the book will be available for sale and signing at this open-house style event.

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