Author Luncheon with Neely Tucker
- Date: 01/15/2019 11:30 AM
- Location: Center of the Arts
2855 Coral Springs Drive
Coral Springs, Florida 33065
Neely Tucker is a seventh-generation Mississippian, born in Holmes County, then the poorest county in the poorest state in America. His memoir, "Love in the Driest Season," was named one of the best 25 Books of 2004 by Publisher’s Weekly, the American Bookseller’s Association, the New York City Library and won numerous other awards. “Life After Death,” a story about his wife’s seven-year odyssey to help convict her daughter’s killer, was nominated by the Post for the 2011 Pulitzer Prize.
“The Ways of the Dead,” “Murder, D.C.,” and “Only the Hunted Run,” the first novels in the Sully Carter series, have earned glowing praise, with Kirkus saying that “There’s no more satisfying sight than a writer who knows exactly what he’s doing — and only gets better at what he does.” He lives with his wife, three children and one Rottweiler in the D.C. area. He's at work on a new novel.
Meet and dine with a hand-curated selection of critically acclaimed authors. Tickets to the Author's Luncheon Series include a lunch and beverage upon arrival, followed by dessert and chat with the author.
Following the luncheon, the Author will give a lecture and Q&A with a book signing opportunity.