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Lou Berney

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Lou Berney is the author of "The Long and Faraway Gone," "Whiplash River" and "Gutshot Straight." He’s also written a collection of stories, "The Road to Bobby Joe," and his short fiction has appeared in publications such as The New Yorker, Ploughshares and the Pushcart Prize anthology. He teaches in the MFA program at Oklahoma City University. His new book is "November Road."

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Scheduled events:
Mid-Century Murder
Lou Berney, Martin Limon and Jon Talton set their mysteries in the 1960s and 1970s. Why then and not now? Let's find out!

Student Union Santa Rita (Seats 110)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Lou Berney, Martin Limon, Jon Talton
Moderator: Steven Cooper
Lou Berney
Book Signing

Clues Unlimited, Booth #480 (Seats 1)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Mystery / Thrillers

Author: Lou Berney
Prescient Crime Solving
It is commonly believed that women are the ones blessed with uncommon intuition, but Lou Berney, Steven Cooper and William Kent Krueger all use characters who rely on a sixth sense to resolve their mysteries. How can that be, gentlemen?

Integrated Learning Center Room 130 (Seats 143, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sun, Mar 3, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Mystery / Thrillers
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - Integrated Learning Center (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Lou Berney, Steven Cooper, William Kent Krueger
Moderator: Steve Caine

November Road
Mystery / Thrillers
William Morrow/HarperCollins
October 2018
ISBN 9780062663849
320 pages
$26.99, INSTORE
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Set against the assassination of JFK, a poignant and evocative crime novel that centers on a desperate cat-and-mouse chase across 1960s America—a story of unexpected connections, daring possibilities, and the hope of second chances from the Edgar Award-winning author of The Long and Faraway Gone. More/less

The Long and Faraway Gone
Mystery / Thrillers
William Morrow
February 2015
ISBN 9780062292438
464 pages
$14.99, INSTORE
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WINNER OF THE EDGAR AWARD, THE MACAVITY AWARD, THE ANTHONY AWARD, AND THE BARRY AWARD FOR BEST PAPERBACK ORIGINAL NOMINATED FOR THE 2015 LA TIMES BOOK PRIZE With the compelling narrative tension and psychological complexity of the works of Laura Lippman, Dennis Lehane, Kate Atkinson, and Michael Connelly, Edgar Award-nominee Lou Berney’s The Long and Faraway Gone is a smart, fiercely compassionate crime story that explores the mysteries of memory and the impact of violence on survivors—and the lengths they will go to find the painful truth of the events that scarred their lives. More/less

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William & Mary Ross Foundation

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