Dominique Johnson

Cumiskey releases new young adult novel [Ellicott City]

Join Ellicott City resident Heather Cumiskey to celebrates the launch of her new young adult novel,I Like You Like This,” at the Ellicott City Barnes & Noble bookstore on Sunday, Nov. 12 at 1 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.

Set in 1984 Connecticut, this coming-of-age novel follows the life of 16-year-old Hannah Zandana during her trials and tribulations of trying to impress the popular crowd at school. Hanging out with the “cool” kids leads her into the arms of a handsome bad boy - the resident drug dealer. When Hannah’s life begins to unravel, she is forced to reevaluate her priorities and to trust in herself and the people who love...