Best-selling author Wendy Corsi Staub to sign books at Dunkirk Free Library on Aug. 26

Dunkirk native and best-selling author, Wendy Corsi Staub is returning to Dunkirk with fellow author, Alison Gaylin to sign books at the Dunkirk Free Library. She is touring the county promoting her 21st thriller, “The Perfect Stranger.” Staub and Gaylin will be at The Dunkirk Free Library on Tuesday, Aug. 26, speaking and signing books from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Books will be available for purchase courtesy of Talking Leaves Books.

Wendy Corsi Staub has written over 80 novels in a variety of genres including thrillers and a young adult series set in Lily Dale. She is a New York Times best-selling author and has garnered such awards as the Romance Writers of America Rita Award, the RT Book Reviews Award for Career Achievement in Suspense, and the RWA/NYC Golden Apple for Lifetime Achievement. Her work has been translated into more than a dozen languages worldwide and her titles are regularly selected as features for Mystery Guild, Literary Guild, Doubleday Book Club, Large Print Book Club, and Rhapsody Book Club.

Staub, a Dunkirk native, attended Dunkirk Public Schools and SUNY Fredonia, graduating in 1986. She worked at the Book Nook throughout her college years. She has remained a good friend to the Dunkirk Free Library.

Alison Gaylin is the author of “Into the Dark,” the Shamus Award-winning “And She Was,” the Edgar-nominated thriller, “Hide Your Eyes,” as well as its sequel, “You Kill Me,” and two stand-alone novels, “Trashed” and “Heartless.” A graduate of Northwestern University and Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism, Alison lives with her husband and daughter in upstate New York.

Gaylin has been nominated for the ITW Thriller, Anthony and RT Awards and won the Shamus Award for “And She Was,” the first book in the Brenna Spector series. Her books have been on bestseller lists in the U.S. and Germany. She is currently at work on her ninth book, a standalone suspense novel entitled, “What Remains of Me”. It will be released in 2015 from Harper Collins.