|Meet Mystery Authors: Con Lehane and David Swinson|
Event Type: Author Event|
Age Group(s): Adult, Seniors
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Con Lehane is the author of a series featuring New York City bartender Brian McNulty. His mystery book, Murder at the 42nd Street Library, is the first in a new series featuring Raymond Ambler, curator of the 42nd Street Library’s crime fiction collection. The second book Murder in the Manuscript Room was released in November, 2017.Library: Rockville Memorial Map
Lehane has been a college professor, union organizer, and labor journalist. He teaches fiction and mystery writing in Bethesda, Maryland.
“Con Lehane provides a fine story, strong and believable characters, and a wonderful setting.” ―NY Journal of Books
David Swinson is the author of the popular DC crime novel: The Second Girl (a Frank Marr novel), a 2016 New York Times and Booklist best crime fiction book and Crime Song , a 2017 Boston Globe best of summer read pick.
Swinson, a retired police detective, served for sixteen years with the Washington Metropolitan Police Department. Before joining the DC police, he was a music video producer and independent filmmaker in Los Angeles. He currently lives in northern Virginia.
"Marr is easy to take, a decent guy with a sense of honor. And since Swinson is one of the best dialogue hounds in the business, Marr is blessed with some terrific street talk."―The New York Times Book Review
Join us for a special mystery author event on Saturday, November 3, 2018, 2 p.m. Books will be available for sale and signing after the program. Sponsored by Friends of the Library, Rockville Memorial Chapter.
Location: Meeting Room #1