New Milford author Frances L. Smith, will sign copies of her latest book, "Black Holocaust of American Slavery and the Underground Railroad," Oct. 26 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The signing will take place at the Bank Street Book Nook on Bank Street.

Smith, who has served as an historian for the Connecticut Society of Genealogists and is a research genealogists, specializes in African-American history of the United States.

The author of three books has received honors as Outstanding Woman of the Year and Humanitarian of the Year.