Pulitzer Prize-winning Author at the Johnson Road Library
Granite City native Robert Olen Butler will be reading from his newest work, The Hot Country, at the Johnson Road library on Tuesday, October 2 at 6:00 PM.
Christopher Marlowe (Kit) Cobb, an early 20th-century American war correspondent reporting on Mexico’s civil war. He witnesses the attempted assassination of a priest and the arrival of strange ships bearing German officials‚ and that’s just the beginning of his troubles. – Library Journal, 4/30/12
Copies of The Hot Country will be available for purchase and the author will be signing these following the reading.
Butler won the 1993 Pulitzer Prize for his novel A Good Scent from A Strange Mountain.
For a printable version of the flyer for this event, click here.