Hart writes a series of archaeological crime novels set in the mysterious boglands of Ireland.
Hart’s debut novel, Haunted Ground, introduced readers to pathologist Nora Gavin and archaeologist Cormac Maguire. In addition to winning the Friends of American Writers award and Romantic Times Best First Mystery, the book was shortlisted for Anthony and Agatha awards, and was named by Book-Of-The-Month Club and ALA Booklist as one of the best crime novels of 2003.
Lake of Sorrows, the second novel in the series, was recognized as a Minnesota Book Award finalist in 2004. False Mermaid, third in the series, was published in March 2010.
Hart’s visit is part of East Central Regional Library’s Meet the Author series and is funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. For more information call the library at 763-689-7390 x15.