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Peter Blauner | Writers LIVE!


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New York Times bestselling and Edgar Award Winning novelist, Peter Blauner, discusses his newest novel, "Proving Ground." Books available for purchase. A book signing will follow.

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Peter Blauner is the author of seven novels, including, “Slow Motion Riot,” winner of an Edgar Allan Poe award for best first novel from Mystery Writers of America, and, “The Intruder,” a New York Times best-seller. He began his career as a journalist for New York magazine in the 1980s and segued into writing fiction in the 1990s. For the last ten years, he has written for several television shows, including “Law & Order: SVU” and the CBS series, “Blue Bloods.” His newest novel, “Proving Ground,” is a sweeping crime novel, an intricate story about the quest for redemption, and a vibrant portrait of contemporary New York city that Stephen King has declared a, “must read.” Blauner lives in Brooklyn, New York with his wife.

This free event is part of #WritersLIVE, the library’s flagship author event series.


Friends of the Palm Beach County Library present Writers LIVE!

Writers LIVE!, the library's flagship author event series, is back for its 10th anniversary of bringing the community together with authors and their books. 2018 boasts an impressive line-up of best-selling, critically acclaimed, award-winning authors from a variety of genres who will discuss their latest works, chat with you, and sign books. The library has strived to make this a memorable year by providing something for nearly every reader in our area. Browse the lineup and mark your calendar with nearly half a year of literary events!