On Thursday, December 14th at 6:30 PM, join Chicago-based writers Lori Rader-Day and Jamie Freveletti as they discuss and sign copies their latest novels at The Book Stall, 811 Elm Street in Winnetka, IL. This event is free and open to the public, and refreshments will be served. Note that a book purchase from The Book Stall is requested of those entering the book-signing queue.
Lori Rader-Day is the author of the Mary Higgins Clark Award-winning novel Little Pretty Things and The Black Hour, winner of the Anthony Award for Best First Novel. Her third novel, The Day I Died, was an Indie Next Pick and is a finalist for the Chicago Writers Association’s Book of the Year. Lori’s short fiction has appeared in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, Time Out Chicago, Good Housekeeping, and others. She is the president of the Mystery Writers of America Midwest Chapter and a board member of Sisters in Crime Chicagoland. Her next novel, Under a Dark Sky, will be published by Harper Collins in August.
Jamie Freveletti is an internationally bestselling author of six novels, and is published in four languages. In addition to her own novels, she’s written The Janus Reprisal and The Geneva Strategy for the Estate of Robert Ludlum’s Covert One series and is a contributor to the 2017 non-fiction anthology, Anatomy of Innocence, Testimonies of the Wrongfully Convicted. The latest title in her Emma Caldridge series, Blood Run, has just been released. This series won an International Thriller Writers Best First Novel award, a Barry award, and was a VOX media pick in Germany. Jamie is a former lawyer, an avid distance runner and a black belt in aikido.
From the award-winning author of Little Pretty Things comes this gripping, unforgettable tale of a mother's desperate search for a lost boy.
Biochemist Emma Caldridge joins Jackson Rand, pharmaceutical CEO, on a humanitarian mission to deliver vaccines to remote villages in Africa. But after narrowly escaping a crew of trained assassins, Emma realizes that there is more to this mission than she anticipated. Rand is keeping secrets from her, information that could cost both of them their lives...not to mention millions more.