Thursday, September 8, 2011
Local Author Signing @ Book Revue
Tuesday, September 13th, 7pm
Local Author, SCOTT SAMMIS, will speak about and sign his new book
"Good-bye, Mary Lou."
A last smile. Husband recalls harrowing rock slide that killed L.I. woman on next day's climb", was the January 10, 2006 front page headline that ran across multiple newspapers. Scott Sammis, his wife Mary Lou, and their three children, anxiously anticipated their next day's Kilimanjaro climb. Good-bye Mary Lou is a tribute to Scott's wife, a vivacious woman who was struck and killed in a deadly boulder
Scott Sammis is a lifelong resident of Huntington, New York. His roots extend twelve generations to John Sammis who arrived by ship from England in 1654. Scott has headed various non-profit charities and is now chairman of the Long Island YMCA Board. With his father, he has grown his family business for 25 years and sold it in 2007.