Baby's First Felony|Reading and Signing with John Straley
Celebrating John Straley's first novel in 17 years: Baby's First Felony! This is the seventh installment of the beloved Cecil Younger series. Soho Press has also reissued the entire Cecil Younger series with all new covers, so this is the perfect time to discover John Straley!
John Straley never saw himself living in Alaska. Now he can't see himself living anywhere else. He knows the weather and wild of the place - what the wind will bring, the give of muskeg underfoot. He has met the characters that fill his books. He owns a lot of raincoats. He is the Shamus Award-winning author of The Curious Eat Themselves and The Woman Who Married a Bear and was appointed the Writer Laureate of Alaska in 2006. John worked for years in Sitka as a criminal defense investigator. Now retired, he writes in his weathertight office overlooking Old Sitka Rocks . . . when he's not teaching, speaking, playing music, out on the water, helping Jan, or enjoying yet another good laugh.
Shamus Award–winner John Straley returns to his critically acclaimed Cecil Younger detective series, set in Sitka, Alaska, a land of perfect beauty and not-so-perfect locals.
High drama meets local color as a private investigator works to uncover the motive and identity of a killer in this Shamus Award–winning first Cecil Young investigation set in Sitka, Alaska.