MANHATTAN - Supreme Court Justice and Bronx native Sonia Sotomayor was in New York City tonight for a book signing for her new memoir.

'My Beloved World' gives an account of Sotomayor's childhood growing up in The Bronx. The memoir also describes the obstacles Sotomayor has overcome in life.

Many attendees said they were struck by Sotomayor's humility after she thanked all of those who came out to meet her.