in partnership with The Carlsbad City Library
About the EventAdventures by the Book is pleased to partner with the Carlsbad City Library for a Mystery & Crime Free Library Adventure with award-winning author, T. Jefferson Parker.
Crime, death, intrigue, and suspense are topics bestselling author, T. Jefferson Parker, is no stranger too. Since he began his writing career in 1978, Parker has become the master of mystery and crime stories, making him one of only three writers to earn the Edgar Award for best novel more than once. His latest publication, Crazy Blood, not only emulates his mastery of the psychological thriller, but also introduces Parker as a literary novelist, as the story of two of two brothers on a ruthless quest for supremacy unfolds through breathtaking scenes of high stakes skiing.Join us for this Free Library Adventure to learn about the real-life inspiration Parker has used to create his thrilling novels. Parker's ingenuity is derived from a past career in journalism and his life lived in Southern California, which provides the setting for most of his stunning stories, including Crazy Blood, set in Mammoth Lakes, a small town in California's Sierra Nevada Mountains.