Three remarkable storytellers -- authors Craig Johnson, William Kent Krueger and Catriona McPherson -- have come to the festival to discuss their latest mysteries and share some of their favorite stories. Some of the tales are true, some aren't. We will try to decide which ones are which!
|This event has free advance tickets. Make reservations
|Koffler Room 204 (Seats 300, Wheelchair accessible)
|Sat, Mar 9, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
|Sales & Signing Area - UA BookStore Tent (on Mall) (following presentation)
|Mystery / Thrillers
Craig Johnson is the New York Times best-selling author of the "Longmire" mysteries, the basis for the hit Netflix original series "Longmire". He is the recipient of the Western Writers of America Spur Award for fiction, and his novella "Spirit of Steamboat" was the first One Book Wyoming selection....
Raised in the Cascade Mountains of Oregon, William Kent Krueger briefly attended Stanford University—before being kicked out for radical activities. After that, he logged timber, worked construction, tried his hand at freelance journalism and eventually ended up researching child development at the University of Minnesota....
Catriona McPherson (she/her) was born in Scotland and immigrated to the United States in 2010, where she lives on Patwin lands. She writes preposterous 1930s detective stories, set in the old country and featuring an aristocratic sleuth; modern comedies set in a motel in the new country, specifically in a fictional (yeah, right) college town in northern California; and, darker than both of those (which is not difficult), a strand of contemporary psychological thrillers set in Scotland with a lot of Scottish weather....