Meridian, Miss. The Meridian-Lauderdale County Library held a book signing Saturday for a local author.
Meridian native Ty Bell Stennis Published a book called "Anyla and the Culangbiz Kids". It's a novel for children that focuses on a young girl who moves to a new school and learns about other cultures and their languages.
"Anyla and the Culangbiz Kids is about 7 international characters that go to a boarding school right here in Meridian, MS," Stennis says. "Through their friendship and school experiences they teach each other about different cultures, languages, and entrepreneurship skills. My God daughter here is my inspiration. She is the real Anyla."
Her book is available on several different providers including Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Books A Million, and can be downloaded to E-Books.