Amy Stewart, the bestselling author of "Girl Waits with Gun," will speak at the Hudson Library & Historical Society on Oct. 6 at 7 p.m. to discuss her latest book in the Kopp Sisters series, "Lady Cop Makes Trouble." Stewart will share photographs and the history behind the true story of the three crime-fighting sisters who inspired the series.
Stewart is the author of eight books, including six nonfiction books on the perils and pleasures of the natural world. Four have been New York Times bestsellers: "The Drunken Botanist," "Wicked Bugs," "Wicked Plants" and "Flower Confidential." Stewart has written for the New York Times, the Washington Post and many other newspapers and magazines, and has appeared frequently on National Public Radio, CBS Sunday Morning and on TLC's "Cake Boss." She is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, the American Horticulture Society's Book Award and an International Association of Culinary Professionals Food Writing Award.
Copies of "Lady Cop Makes Trouble" will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of the Learned Owl Book Shop. Register for this free program at hudsonlibrary.org or call 330-653-6658 ext. 1010.