Former Carbondale school teacher and now bestselling international author, Linda Lafferty, will be the featured speaker at the Carbondale Branch Library Author Presentation on Saturday, April 26 at 3 p.m.
Lafferty's recently published "House of Bathory" partially takes place in Carbondale (and is now available on Kindle International).
Her "The Bloodletter's Daughter: A Novel of Old Bohemia" is a national bestseller (recently published in Turkish; see attached!), and the library's First Wednesday Book Club selection for May.
"The Drowning Guard: A Novel of the Ottoman Empire" is short-listed for the Colorado Book Award.