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Meet Local Authors Tessa Wegert, T.R. Hendricks, and Lyn Liao Butler: Holiday Shopping, Book Suggestions and Author Signing

Submitted by elmstreetbooks on Tue, 10/31/2023 - 10:34am

Join us on Friday, December 8th from 5:30-7PM at Elm Street Books for holiday shopping and book suggestions from 3 local authors. 

Tessa Wegert is the author of the popular Shana Merchant mysteries, which include Death in the FamilyThe Dead SeasonDead WindThe Kind to Kill (a Strand Magazine Top 25 Mystery Novels of 2022 pick), and Devils at the Door. She grew up in Quebec and now lives with her husband and children in Connecticut, where she studies martial arts and is co-president of Sisters in Crime CT. 

Lyn Liao Butler is a Taiwanese American author of thrillers, upmarket fiction, and rom-coms. Her most recent thriller, Someone Else’s Life, was an Amazon bestseller and her second book Red Thread of Fate is a finalist in the WFWA Star Awards for 2023. Before becoming an author, she was a professional ballet and modern dancer, and is still a fitness and yoga instructor and runs an Etsy shop.



T.R. Hendricks is a former United States Army Captain who served as a tank platoon leader, and then as a military intelligence officer, where he was an advisor to the Iraqi Ministry of Interior’s National Information and Intelligence Agency. When not working or writing in his home in upstate New York, Hendricks is most likely reading, woodworking, or watching his beloved San Francisco 49ers. The Instructor is his first novel.


Event date: 
Friday, December 8, 2023 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Event address: 
Elm Street Books
35 Elm Street
New Canaan, CT 06840
Devils at the Door By Tessa Wegert Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781448311385
Published: Severn House - December 5th, 2023

The Kind to Kill By Tessa Wegert Cover Image
ISBN: 9781448310050
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Published: Severn House - August 29th, 2023

Someone Else's Life: A Thriller By Lyn Liao Butler Cover Image
ISBN: 9781662501081
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Published: Thomas & Mercer - February 1st, 2023

Crazy Bao You By Lyn Liao, Lyn Liao Butler Cover Image
ISBN: 9798987686003
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Published: Llb - June 6th, 2023

The Instructor: A Derek Harrington Novel By T. R. Hendricks Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250832962
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Published: Forge Books - January 23rd, 2024