Intelligent Talk Television
Master of Mystery Lawrence Block (#166)
Lawrence Block, one of the most widely recognized names in mystery, appeared at Hoyt Sherman Place in Des Moines on May 22, 2009 to discuss his latest book, "Step by Step." Mr. Block has received numerous awards for his prolific body of work including the Mystery Writers of America Grand Master. One of his most recent books, "Hit and Run," was set in Des Moines. Mr. Block appeared as part of the Des Moines Public Library's AViD (Authors Visiting in Des Moines) series. [54 minutes]
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