Kimberly Willis Holt

Posted on May 6, 2010


Kimberly Willis Holt is well known for her Piper Reed series as well as perennial favorite My Lousiana Sky. Other works include When Zachary Beaver Came to Town (a National Book Award winner), The Adventures of Granny Clearwater, and Skinny Brown Dog.

There will be a FREE screening of the “My Lousiana Sky” movie at the Gem Theater on May 1st at 4pm. 

Tiger knows her folks are different. They are mentally slow, and Tiger keeps her pain and embarrassment hidden as long as her strong, smart grandmother runs the household. Then Granny dies suddenly and Aunt Dorie Kay arrives, offering Tiger Ann a way out. Now Tiger Ann must make the most important decision of her life.