King Peggy

Virginia Festival of the Book

Peggielene Bartels and Eleanor Herman, authors of King Peggy: An American Secretary, Her Royal Destiny, and the Inspiring Story of How She Changed an African Village, discuss how Peggielene became King of the seaside village of Otuam, Ghana during this 2012 Festival of the Book event. Peggielene’s village is near Charlottesville’s sister city, Winneba, Ghana.