Each year the FOTL Programs & Special Events team provides a diverse slate of events including Author Luncheons, Virtual Author Talks, a Valentine's Tea, field trips, cultural outings and the Annual Wassail Party for our Members and other special events throughout the year.
Gregg Hurwitz is the New York Times, #1 internationally bestselling author of 23 thrillers, including the ORPHAN X series, and two award-winning thriller novels for teens. His novels have won numerous literary awards, graced top ten lists, and have been published in 33 languages. Gregg currently serves as the Co-President of International Thriller Writers (ITW).
Join us as Gregg discusses Dark Horse, the 7th installment in the popular action -packed ORPHAN X series with special guest moderator, noir crime writer and host of the Writer Types podcast, Eric Beetner.
"Excellent Entertainment...smart, stylish, state-of-the-art."
"Nobody walks the line between blistering action and searing character development better than Hurwitz."
Join our fun and enthusiastic Programs team to help plan all of our events! Behind the scenes opportunities for the computer and social media saavy to day of event set up and execution with our Hospitality team. Contact us to learn more about these exciting volunteer positions!
New York Times bestselling historical novelist Lauren Willig unearths buried records of the Smith Relief Unit, a group of young women from Smith College who gave up safety and affluence to risk their lives working as humanitarians in France at the height of World War I in this sweeping novel based on a true story—a skillful blend of Call the Midwife and The Alice Network—
Registration Begins September 9th
Grant Justice is the riveting story of Grant Cooper, a real life Perry Mason in his day, with movie star good looks to go along with a brilliant legal mind. Robert Fegers takes you from the roots of Cooper's family, including a backwoods shootout over a moonshine still, to the dramatic culmination of this career as he fought to spare Robert Kennedy's assassin from the gas chamber.