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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Julia Keller talks about The Summer of the Dead, the latest book in her acclaimed Bell Elkins mystery series. Publishers Weekly has called Keller's fiction "unforgettable" and author Dennis Lehane says her series is "remarkably written." Books available for purchase and signing, courtesy of Lake Forest Book Store. REGISTER An optional lunch from the Picnic Basket can be ordered for $6 and must be paid for by Tuesday, August 26, at Cook Park or Aspen Drive Library.

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German novelist Jan-Philipp Sendker discusses A Well-Tempered Heart, the follow-up to his international bestseller The Art of Hearing Heartbeats.