Reading and Reception: Catching Lightning with Laura McHugh
The event is free but registration is required!
About Laura McHugh
6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.; C-Minor Hall, Ellis
Laura McHugh is the award-winning, internationally-bestselling author of novels The Weight of Blood, Arrowood, The Wolf Wants In, and What's Done in Darkness. The Weight of Blood won the International Thriller Writers Award and the Silver Falchion Award for Best First Novel and the Missouri Author Award for Fiction. Arrowood was a finalist for the International Thriller Writers Award for Best Novel, and The Wolf Wants In was named a Best Book of the Year by Library Journal.
What’s Done in Darkness was featured on the Today Show, where author Harlan Coben called it the best thriller read of the summer. McHugh’s work has also been nominated for an American Library Association Alex Award, a Barry Award, a GoodReads Choice Award, and a Pushcart Prize, and her novels have been translated into multiple languages and optioned for film. McHugh lives in Columbia, Missouri with her family.