About the Author

Virtual Mansfield Reads with John Hart picture on Oct. 8 in grey background

October 2020 - John Hart- Virtual Mansfield Reads!

John Hart is a former defense attorney, stockbroker and a New York Times Bestselling Author of six novels. His newest title, "The Hush," was released in 2019. Hart has been nominated for many awards including: 

  • The Edgar Award (Down River and The Last Child)
  • Barry Award
  • Southern Independent Bookseller’s Award for Fiction
  • Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award
  • North Carolina Award for Literature 

Hart is the only author in history to have won the best novel Edgar Award for consecutive titles and has had his novels translated into 30 languages. John resides in Virginia where he writes full-time. 

Join us on Facebook Live on Thursday, October 8 at 7 p.m. to hear him talk about the book, answer your questions and give away a signed copy of his new book, The Unwilling, coming in Feb. 2021.

Copies of the books are on sale in the library for $15. Follow @mansfieldlibraryfriends on Facebook for updates, news of related events and more giveaways. Join the Mansfield Reads! 2020 Book Club Group on our page for local book club notices, discussion questions and more. Stay tuned to register for this virtual event. Register for event here.