ROSWELL, Ga. — Brian Panowich, a new voice in Southern fiction, will speak as part of the Atlanta Authors series Aug 26 at 2 p.m. in the Roswell Library.
Panowich’s debut novel “Bull Mountain” is set in the North Georgia mountains. The story of a multigenerational family criminal empire was selected by the Georgia Center for the Book for the list of “Books All Georgians Should Read.”
“Bull Mountain” topped the best thriller list of 2015 on Apple iBooks, placed in the top 20 best books of 2015 on Amazon, won the 2016 International Thriller Writers Award for Best First Novel and the 2016 Pat Conroy Award for Best Mystery. His second novel, “Like Lions,” is slated for release in 2018, followed by “The Year of the Rooster” in 2019.
A Georgia firefighter and father of four, the author will discuss his life and his writing, answer questions and sign books for attendees. The event is free, but participants must register at atlantaauthors.eventbrite.com.