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Have Dinner with Two-Time Edgar Award Winning Novelist John Hart
Greensboro Bound Literary Festival Presents: Dinner with John Hart at Scuppernong Books
Johnny Merriman was an average 13-year-old boy until his twin sister vanished and everything changed. In the following weeks his father left and his mother turned to drugs and alcohol. But Johnny believes his sister is still out there. With the help of his friend Jack, Johnny sets out to uncover the truth behind his sister’s disappearance.
This is the world of John Hart’s 2009 novel, “The Last Child.” This New York Times bestseller has won multiple awards, including the Edgar Award for a novel and the Ian Fleming Dagger Award. Hart is the author of several other books as well, including “The King of Lies” and “Redemption Road.” He has won awards such as the Barry Award and the North Carolina Award for Literature. He is also the only author to ever win the the Edgar Award for best novel for consecutive novels.
You can enjoy dinner with John Hart at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, February 28. The meal will be catered by The Next Supper. Your $75 ticket includes dinner and a signed, first edition copy of “The Hush”, Hart’s upcoming sequel to “The Last Child.” This event will be held at Scuppernong Books and is limited to 40 people. Tickets can be purchased by phone at 336-763-1919, or in person at Scuppernong Books.
At 7 p.m., Hart will have a reading and discuss the new novel at Scuppernong Books. This 7:00pm event is free and open to the public.