Author Searches for Family's Checkered Past

Author Laurie Gunst came to Wilmington in September for a reading at the library from her new memoir. Although the book is mostly about her childhood in Richmond, Gunst's roots in Cape Fear go way back. She led WHQR's Megan Williams on a walking tour of her family's history.

Oct. 10, 2005, Wilmington, NC – Laurie Gunst is the author of the memoir, "Off White."