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National Book Festival

Best-selling author Laura Lippman grew up in Baltimore and was a reporter for 20 years, including 12 years at the Baltimore Sun. She became a full-time author in 2001 after publishing seven novels in her acclaimed Tess Monaghan series while working as a journalist. Lippman has received multiple honors, including the Edgar Award, Anthony Award and Agatha Award. Her works include “What the Dead Know,” “Every Secret Thing,” “After I’m Gone,” “Another Thing to Fall,” “The Girl in the Green Raincoat” and her latest Tess Monaghan novel, “Hush, Hush” (Morrow).

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Laura Lippman