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Behind the Book with Katherine Reay

2023-06-13 13:00:00 2023-06-13 15:00:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Behind the Book with Katherine Reay Main Library - Community Room

Tuesday, June 13
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Add to Calendar 2023-06-13 13:00:00 2023-06-13 15:00:00 America/Indiana/Indianapolis Behind the Book with Katherine Reay Bestselling author Katherine Reay returns to Carmel for a release day presentation of her new book A Shadow in Moscow. Registration is required for this free event. Main Library - Community Room

Main Library

Community Room

Bestselling author Katherine Reay returns to Carmel for a release day presentation of her new book A Shadow in Moscow. Registration is required for this free event.

Bestselling author Katherine Reay will discuss her new novel A Shadow in Moscow. Betrayal at the highest level risks the lives of two courageous female spies:—MI6’s best Soviet spy and the CIA’s newest Moscow recruit. As the KGB closes in, a compromise must be struck if either woman hopes to survive.

Katherine Reay is a national bestselling and award-winning author of several novels as well as the author of a work of nonfiction. She has enjoyed a lifelong love of books and history and brings that love to her stories. She holds a BA and MS from Northwestern University, graduating Phi Beta Kappa, and has lived across the country with a few years in England and Ireland as well. A full-time author and mother of three children, Katherine and her husband currently live outside Chicago.

Registration is required for this free event.

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Visiting Author |

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