Dee Phelps is an alumnus of The University of Pittsburgh and Wharton School of Nursing. Her family passed down, through generations, tales of life on a Lowcountry cotton and indigo plantation, once owning a Plantation near Beaufort, South Carolina. From those fascinating and sometimes harrowing stories, Dee wrote The Disappointment Room. She is the author of the children’s book, The Flower in the Thickets written under the pen name Marcella Miller, has written numerous International travel articles for National magazines, and was a surgical nurse for over twenty five years. She lives in Beaufort, South Carolina near her three grown sons and five grandchildren.
Reading and Learning: Educational Children’s Books | Saturday May 17th, 4:20 pm – 5:10 pm, Lexington Meeting Room A