Author Daniel Stashower will speak on November 10 at the Upper Allen Municipal Building. Join us!
Daniel Stashower, author of The Hour of Peril: The Secret Plot to Murder Lincoln Before the Civil War will speak on Sunday, November 10, 2013, at 2:00 pm at the Upper Allen Township Municipal Building, 100 Gettysburg Pike, Mechanicsburg.
To register, call Simpson Public Library at 766-0171.
Purchase a copy of the book for $20 at the Simpson Library. Books will also be on sale at the event.
Daniel Stashower is an acclaimed biographer and narrative historian and winner of the Edgar, Agatha, and Anthony awards, and the Raymond Chandler Fulbright Fellowship in Detective Fiction. He is the author of six nonfiction works including The Hour of Peril, The Boy Genius and The Mogul as well as the Edgar Award-winning Teller of Tales: The Life of Arthur Conan Doyle. He is also the author of five mystery novels, the most recent of which is The Houdini Specter. Stashower is a recipient of The Raymond Chandler Fulbright Fellowship in Detective and Crime Fiction Writing, and spent a year as a Visiting Fellow at Wadham College, Oxford. A freelance journalist since 1986, Stashower's articles have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, Smithsonian Magazine, National Geographic Traveller and Connoisseur. He lives with his wife and two sons in Washington, D.C.
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