Recent release ‘Adventures on Morris Street’ from Covenant Books author Annie Marie Davich is an evoking memoir of the author’s humble life beginning with her childhood to purposeful adulthood.
Press Release – updated: Nov 5, 2020 06:00 EST
NEW YORK, November 5, 2020 (Newswire.com) – Annie Marie Davich, a loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother and a retired professional in management, banking, law enforcement, and accountancy, has completed her new book “Adventures on Morris Street”: an enthralling autobiography of the author’s life in the 1940s until the present that marked a great journey.
Annie writes, “‘Adventures on Morris Street’ tells stories occurring in the author’s childhood from birth in her parents’ home to when the family moved to a larger home in the country. The stories are told in a satirical manner to bring fun to the people and characters in her stories. Her grandmother had a grocery store on Morris Street, and the author acquired her basic people skills working with her.
The adventures occur in a time frame when there were no frills in the lives of the people in the stories. They used an icebox in lieu of a refrigerator, no indoor plumbing (they used an outhouse in the backyard), no dishwashers (just kids scrubbing them in the kitchen sink), no automatic washing machines (just an old wringer washer with rinse tubs alongside), no television, no radios (except for the one in her grandma’s grocery store), and no carpets on the floors, no air-conditioning (also no evaporative coolers either), and no vehicle to ride in (just the two feet attached to their legs got them where they needed to go).
The children had to rely on their own imaginations for entertainment and fun. Mesa, Arizona, is very hot in the summertime, so everyone has to figure out how to stay cool when there were not any inventions to help cool off. The children have great fun in creating activities to have fun and stay cool doing it.
The stories show how people had more opportunity to learn and grow by using their own brain power instead of what is provided by everybody else in our world today. You had to use your mind in the 1940s!”
Published by Covenant Books of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina, Annie Marie Davich’s book contains a retelling of the author’s life that transports the readers to an era of ingenuity amid the limitations in technology and leisure.
This book is an enriching walk through history as told through the author’s experiences on Morris Street.
Readers can purchase “Adventures on Morris Street” at bookstores everywhere or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, or Barnes and Noble.
Covenant Books is an international Christian-owned and operated publishing house based in Murrells Inlet, South Carolina. Covenant Books specializes in all genres of work which appeal to the Christian market. For additional information or media inquiries, contact Covenant Books at 843-507-8373.
Source: Covenant Books