Tessa Wegert: The Dead Season

in conversation with Sarah Stewart Tayor
Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Phoenix Zoom Channel

Phoenix Books is thrilled to welcome Tessa Wegert to our Zoom channel for a discussion of her new mystery novel, The Dead Season. Tessa will be in conversation with fellow mystery author, Sarah Stewart Taylor.

About The Dead Season

In order to solve one mystery, Shana must wade into her murky past to unravel another.

After leaving the NYPD following her abduction by serial killer Blake Bram, Shana Merchant hoped for a fresh start in the Thousand Islands of Upstate New York. Her former tormentor has other plans. Shana and Bram share more than just the hometown of Swanton, Vermont, and he won’t let her forget it When the decades-old skeleton of Shana's estranged uncle is uncovered, Bram issues a challenge: Return home to Vermont and solve the cold case, or the blood he spills next will be on her hands.

Tessa Wegert is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in ForbesThe Huffington PostAdweek, and The Economist. She grew up in Quebec near the border of Vermont and now lives with her husband and children in a hundred- year-old house in Coastal Connecticut. Tessa writes mysteries set in Upstate New York while studying martial arts and dance, and is the author of the Shana Merchant series, beginning with Death in the Family.

Sarah Stewart Taylor is the author of the Sweeney St. George series and the Maggie D'arcy series. She grew up on Long Island, and was educated at Middlebury College in Vermont and Trinity College, Dublin, where she studied Irish Literature. She has worked as a journalist and writing teacher and now lives with her family on a farm in Vermont where they raise sheep and grow blueberries. 

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