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New book reviews include:

At the Water's Edge by Sara Gruen

Spool of Blue Thread
by Anne Tyler

A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman

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AUTHORS OUT LOUD

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Author Event: Nelson DeMille — ticketed
Sunday, June 7, 1–3 p.m.
Adlai E. Stevenson High School West Auditorium, 1 Stevenson Drive, Lincolnshire

Tickets: $30 each, including Radiant Angel (hardcover); $15/companion ticket (seat only). Click here to purchase tickets.

 

New York Times bestselling author Nelson DeMille will speak about the new release Radiant Angel. In his seventh book featuring NY homicide detective John Corey, DeMille dishes out another timely plot, the threat of a resurgent Russia. DeMille is the author of 18 acclaimed novels and is widely considered a genius of the thriller genre. Hosted by neighboring Vernon Area Public Library in Lincolnshire and Lake Forest Book Store; with support from Cook Memorial Public Library District.

 

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