Book picks as published in the October 4, 2017 St. Albert Gazette. For more great reads, check here.
The Whisky King : the remarkable true story of Canada’s most infamous bootlegger and the undercover Mountie on his trail
By Trevor Cole
Journalist and novelist Trevor Cole presents a riveting portrayal of notorious Canadian crime figure Rocco Perri and the man who tried to bring him in. Come to our double-feature StarFest event with the author, in conversation with novelist Emily Schultz, on Saturday, Oct. 21 at 7 pm.
Men walking on water : a novel
By Emily Schultz
This novel about 1920’s rum-running weaves a startling, enthralling story with a missing man at its center, a man who affects all the characters in different ways. The looming background is the city of Detroit – a place of grand dreams and brutal realities in 1927 as it is today. See this StarFest author, in conversation with Trevor Cole, at the library on Saturday, Oct. 21 at 7 pm.