Author Hammer, Baltimore natives Re-unite in Malibu
Cynthia W. Hammer, author of Iceburg, gets support from good friends in her hometown of Baltimore, MD, at Bank of Books in Malibu.
Lester Speight, a film and television actor, comedian, and also a high school friend of Cynthia’s, showed up in Malibu at the author’s book signing and reading.
“I’m so grateful for Lester taking the time out to support me. He had his movie premiering on television the same night,” said Cynthia.
Iceburg: Mystery & Adventure is a fiction book for ages 10-17.
Sherry Sweetstone is one of five siblings growing up outside the city of Annapolis, Maryland, in the early 1970s. At the age of eight, she discovers she can dream the future. After getting jumped on the school playground by nine bullies, Sherry who is a young African-American girl, befriends a young Caucasian girl named Kara Lemon. The two form a friendship that is impenetrable chronicled into their early teens.
Iceburg is a coming of age novel, touching on being bullied, the challenges of growing up, and choosing the right friends.