Marianne Wesson - A Death at Crooked Creek

Colfax Avenue: Marianne Wesson is Professor of Law and President’s Teaching Scholar at the University of Colorado Law School, and the author of the bestselling and prize-winning legal novels Render Up the Body, A Suggestion of Death, and Chilling Effect. Wesson will read from and sign her new book A Death at Crooked Creek: The Case of the Cowboy, the Cigarmaker, and the Love Letter ($29.95 NYU Press). “Marianne Wesson brings empathy, imagination, and dedication to detail to this creative reinvestigation of a landmark Supreme Court decision. Meticulously researched, A Death at Crooked Creek reads like the best kind of historical novel and reminds us that behind every famous court case were the lives of real people and families.” —Alafair Burke, author of Long Gone


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Event date: 
Friday, August 2, 2013 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
2526 East Colfax Avenue
80206 Denver
ISBN: 9780814784563
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New York University Press - May 24th, 2013