M. C. de Aveiro (left) donates a copy of her new title "Amalia" to the Williamsburg Regional Library. Accepting the donation is Mobile Library Services Manager Barbara Jones. The tale, which is autobiographical, follows Amalia's journey from orphan in Portugal through tumultuous relationships, terrifying ordeals, and wonderful successes. The author was born in Madeira Island, Portugal, and immigrated to America as a young child. She enjoyed a distinguished career in the private and public service. This title will be added to the Local Authors Project collection at the library. For more information call 757.259.4042.
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