GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. -- The life of our nation's first president has been well-documented. Now, a local author is shedding light on the young George Washington in a historical novel.

Steve Yoch joined us on KARE 11 Saturday with details about his book "Becoming George Washington.

Yock will be holding a book signing at 7 p.m. on Oct. 5 at Common Good Books, located at 38 Snelling Avenue South in St. Paul.