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Posted by daccurso on 04/30/12

Award-winning thriller novelist Jamie Freveletti's presentation is the latest addition to our Recent Programs web page. If you missed her program here at the library, you can still hear her talk about her books and her writing. She has written three thrillers and is writing the next book in Robert Ludlum's Covert One series. Learn more about this talented Chicago writer.

Posted by daccurso on 03/29/12

Award-winning thriller novelist Jamie Freveletti will discuss her three novels, her research and the writing process. She has the distinction of recently being tapped by the estate of Robert Ludlum to write the next book in the Covert One series to be released this fall. A book sale and signing will follow.
Date and time: Sunday, April 15, 2–3:30 p.m.
Location: Hendrickson Room
About the Author
Jamie Freveletti is a trial attorney, martial artist, and runner. Her debut thriller, Running from the Devil (HarperCollins/ Morrow 2009), was chosen as a “Notable Book” by the Independent Booksellers of America, awarded "Best First Novel" by the International Thriller Writers, awarded a Barry Award for "Best First Novel" by Deadly Pleasures Magazine, and nominated for a Macavity Award for" Best First Mystery" by the Mystery Readers International and "Favorite First Novel of 2009" by Crimespree Magazine. It has been translated into three languages and was an international bestseller.
Her second novel, Running Dark, released in June, 2010, hit both the Chicagoland and South Florida bestseller lists and won a Lovey award for Best Novel 2010. The third novel in her series, The Ninth Day, recently launched in October 2011. She lives in Chicago with her family.