Annis Ward Jackson's historical novel, Into The Twilight.
Following a successful book signing at the museum, Jacksonís book is
available in the Bostic Lincoln Center Musuem or directly from the author (see
Over the past one hundred and fifty years, Lincoln biographers have largely
ignored the generational lore of Lincoln's North Carolina connection.
Jackson has extracted a sequence of events from this vast body of lore and along
with her researched historical and societal matters, has created an enjoyable
and intriguing story that readers may have difficulty accepting as anything but
the truth. Jackson gives life to the story of Lincoln's North Carolina
roots by allowing the characters to speak in their own voices.
Into The Twilight traces Lincoln's real father from his beginnings in
Charleston, SC, to the mountains of Rutherford County in 1780. As
realistically as the relationships are portrayed, the descriptions of daily life
in the late eighteenth century are equally important to the story. Ms.
Jackson will be in the museum to discuss her book as well as to sign your
Into The Twilight (200 pp) can be ordered directly from
1357 Brown Road
Sparta, NC 28675
for $19.95 + $3.00 S&H. Check or Money Order only. Autographed upon