The Island Bookstore, while open year-round, experiences a very seasonal clientele. We tend to hold events in the warm Summer months when lots of visitors are in town and our visiting authors are assured that interested readers will come by and check out their books.
WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 22 – HISTORIC COROLLA VILLAGE
11AM-1PM JOSEPH TERRELL THE LAST BLUE NOON IN MAY: THE HARRISON WEAVER MYSTERIES
Outer Banks crime writer Harrison Weaver takes on the task of trying to solve a very old case–the disappearance twenty-two years earlier of nine-year-old Luanne Wright. There seems to be no leads at all into what happen to Luanne, the sister of Chief Deputy Odell Wright, who has long obsessed with trying to find out the fate of his little sister. But when the “Bear Woman,” who had befriended black bears on the mainland near North Carolina’s Outer Banks, is found dead in what appears to be a bear attack, Harrison and his SBI Agent friend Ballsford Twiddy and Deputy Wright, unearth a connection that might shed light on the young girl’s disappearance decades earlier….