Main Street Books is honored to welcome New York Times bestselling author and Davidson College graduate John Hart to the store for a reading and signing of his newest book, The Hush.
John Hart is the author of five New York Times bestsellers, The King of Lies, Down River, The Last Child, Iron House, and Redemption Road. The only author in history to win the best novel Edgar Award for consecutive novels, John has also won the Barry Award, the Southern Independent Bookseller's Award for Fiction, the Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award, the Southern Book Prize and the North Carolina Award for Literature. His novels have been translated into thirty languages and can be found in over seventy countries.
In John Hart's newest novel, The Hush, it has been ten years since the events that changed Johnny Merrimon’s life and rocked his hometown to the core. Since then, Johnny has moved to the wilderness beyond town, where his only connection to normal life is his old friend, Jack, who sees danger in the wild places Johnny calls home and of Johnny's newfound abilities. Building on the world first seen in The Last Child, The Hush by John Hart is an exploration of friendship, persistence and forgotten power.