Uncovering le Carré and Spy Fiction with Author Joseph Kanon – Sunday, April 15, 2 p.m.
A Legacy of Spies, by award-winning and bestselling author John le Carré, has been selected as the One Book, One Highland Park title. Bestselling author Joseph Kanon, noted for his spy fiction, will make a special appearance at Highland Park Public Library to discuss the writing career of John le Carré and le Carré’s influence on the espionage genre as part of One Book, One Highland Park.
Kanon was the winner of the prestigious Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award for Los Alamos. His other titles include The Prodigal Spy, Istanbul Passage, The Good German, Leaving Berlin, and Defectors. Books will be for sale and the event will conclude with a book signing by Mr. Kanon. The Library is located at 494 Laurel Avenue, Highland Park. For more information, call (847) 432-0216 or visit hplibrary.org.