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L.A. Chandlar at The Bookman

L.A. Chandlar, the National Best-Selling author of the Art Deco Mystery Series, will be at The Bookman! Chandlar will be signing copies of the first book in her series, The Silver Gun (synopsis below), and taking pre-orders for the second book, The Gold Pawn, which will be released in September. There will be prizes for those who pre-order The Gold Pawn and time to chat with this successful author!

After the signing, head down to The Grand for vintage cocktails with Chandlar, including one named after The Silver Gun.

New York City, 1936. In the midst of the Great Depression, the Big Apple is defiantly striving toward an era infused with art, architecture, and economic progress under the dynamic Mayor La Guardia. But those in City Hall know that tumultuous times can inspire both optimism and deadly danger . . .
It’s been six months since Lane Sanders was appointed Mayor Fiorello “Fio” La Guardia’s new personal aide, and the twenty-three-year-old is sprinting in her Mary Janes to match her boss’s pace. Despite dealing with vitriol from the Tammany Hall political machine and managing endless revitalization efforts, Fio hasn’t slowed down a bit during his years in office. And luckily for Lane, his unpredictable antics are a welcome distraction from the childhood memories that haunt her dreams—and the silver gun she’ll never forget.
When Lane gets attacked and threatened by an assailant tied to one of most notorious gangsters in the city, even the mayor can’t promise her safety. The corrupt city officials seem to be using Lane as a pawn against Fio for disgracing their party in the prior election. But why was the assailant wielding the exact same gun from her nightmares?
Balancing a clandestine love affair and a mounting list of suspects, Lane must figure out how the secrets of her past are connected to the city’s underground crime network—before someone pulls the trigger on the most explosive revenge plot in New York history . . .


Event Date: 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
715 Washington
Grand Haven, MI 49417