★ Inhabiting other lives in historical fiction with Lawrence Reid Bechtel

Blacksburg-based sculptor and author Lawrence Reid Bechtel has released the novel, A Partial Sun (BQB Publishing, 2019). The story of Isaac Granger, the work of historical fiction follows the enslaved man from Monticello to Philadelphia when Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson apprentices him to a tinsmith. Bechtel, who has two pieces of sculpture in the City… Continue reading ★ Inhabiting other lives in historical fiction with Lawrence Reid Bechtel