WALNUT CREEK -- Elizabeth Richards, a resident of Walnut Creek, will speak and sign copies of her book, "The Founding of a Nation: The Story of the Thirteen Colonies" Wednesday, April 3 at 11:30 a.m. at the Bellevue Club Colonial Dames of America 17th Century, 525 Bellevue Ave. in Oakland.

"Elizabeth Richards provides for children a highly readable and essential history of our democracy's founding," Alan Wadsworth, retired social studies teacher and school administrator. "Her book helps to lay a sound basis for understanding the challenges our form of government faced and the difficulties faced by those who labored to create our democratic republic."




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