Crime Wave: Secrets, Lies, and Spies

Fri. March 18, 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Jefferson School African American Heritage Center

233 4th St NW, Charlottesville, VA 22903


Catch the very best of spy and thriller writers with these perennial bestselling authors: Alan Furst (Midnight in Europe), Lisa Lutz (The Passenger), and Chris Pavone (The Travelers). Sarah Weinman moderates.

Why should you attend?

“Alan Furst again shows why he is a grandmaster of the historical espionage genre….It doesn’t get more action-packed and grippingly atmospheric than this.” —The Boston Globe

“With whip-smart writing and a breakneck pace, The Passenger’s clever plot twists and sharp characters are sure to keep you guessing long into the night, hoping against hope that its complex protagonist isn’t nearly as guilty as she seems.” –Kim McCreight, New York Times Bestselling author of Reconstructing Amelia

“Smartly executed….Pavone is full of sharp insights into the parallels between political espionage and marital duplicity….Thoroughly captivating.” —The New York Times Book Review

Furst, Alan MIDNIGHT
Lutz, Lisa, The Passenger
Pavone, Chris, The Travelers Jacket Image