EWC to host Longmire Author

Craig Johnson

The Eastern Wyoming College Library will host Wyoming Author Craig Johnson on October 3, 2014 at 12:30 pm in the EWC Library. This is part of the One Book Wyoming program that is sponsored by the Wyoming State Library http://onebook.wyo.gov/.
Johnson, who is from Ucross, Wyoming is the author of eight novels in the Walt Longmire mystery series, which is the basis for the hit drama, Longmire, starring Robert Taylor, Lou Diamond Phillips, and Katee Sackoff. It has garnered popular and critical acclaim. The Cold Dish was a Dilys Award finalist and the French edition won Le Prix du Polar Nouvel Observateur/BibliObs. Death Without Company, the Wyoming State Historical Association’s Book of the Year, won France’s Le Prix 813. Another Man’s Moccasins was the Western Writers of America’s Spur Award winner and the Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers’ Book of the Year, and The Dark Horse, the fifth in the series, was a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year. Junkyard Dogs won the Watson Award for a mystery novel with the best sidekick, and Hell Is Empty, selected by Library Journal as the Best Mystery of the Year, was a New York Times best seller, as was As the Crow Flies. Mr. Johnson will have books available to purchase and sign.

This event is free and open to the public with the library providing light refreshments. The EWC Library is located at 3200 West C Street in Torrington. For more information, please call the Eastern Wyoming College Library at 307.532.8375.

Photo courtesy of craigallenjohnson.com website