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Author Talk with James R. Benn

Author Talk with James R. Benn In-Person

Enjoy a presentation from acclaimed WWII mystery writer James R. Benn who will be speaking about his newest book, Proud Sorrows, the 18th installment in the Billy Boyle series.

In this book, US Army Captain Billy Boyle investigates a murder in a charming English village, where personal vendettas tangle with wartime espionage.



James R. Benn is the author of the short story collection The Refusal Camp and the Billy Boyle World War II mysteries. The debut, Billy Boyle, was selected as a Top Five book of the year by Book Sense and was a Dilys Award nominee, A Blind Goddess was longlisted for the IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, The Rest Is Silence was a Barry Award nominee, and The Devouring was a Macavity Award nominee. Benn, a former librarian, lives in Bradenton, on the Gulf Coast of Florida, with his wife, Deborah Mandel.

Light refreshments will be served.

Time: 2:00pm – 3:30pm

Related LibGuide: Adolfo and Marisela Cotilla Gallery by Jamie Segno

Friday, April 12, 2024
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Alvin Sherman Library: Second Floor, Cotilla Gallery
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