Friends of Amherst Public Library will feature the best-selling author of Doc, Mary Doria Russell, at the 13th Annual Authors Luncheon on October 5th at 12:00 p.m. The luncheon takes place at Heritage Presbyterian Church, located at 515 Leavitt Rd in Amherst. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the library or from a Friends member.
Mary Doria Russell is the author of 6 novels and is recognized for her meticulous research, fine prose and narrative drive, while working in a variety of genres. Russell resides in Lyndhurst, Ohio.
Doc is a murder mystery set in 1878 in Dodge City, Kansas. It is a realistic and compassionate portrait of the notorious “gambler’ and gunman known as John H. Holliday.
Attendees are asked to bring nonperishable food items to support the Heritage Food Bank. For more information, please contact the library at (440)988-4230.