Literary Events

The War Reporter

When: Tue., March 15, 6:30 p.m. 2016

@ Grbic Bosnian Restaurant, 4701 Keokuk Street, St. Louis, 63116
Drawing upon his own experiences as former NBC News’ Middle East correspondent & Tel Aviv Bureau chief, Fletcher has written a searing love story and a painfully authentic account of a damaged war reporter seeking rehabilitation by chasing down the scoop of a lifetime. Tom Layne was a world-class television correspondent diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Eleven years later he returns and becomes entangled in a web of Balkan and Washington intrigue. Q&A and book signing follows presentation. Bosnian food & dessert sampling buffet at 6:30pm. Program starts at 7:15pm. Full menu available. Charity Partner – FOCUS Marines Foundation

Price: $30-60 (tickets include buffet & copy of the book, check site for descriptions of levels; portion of the proceeds go to FOCUS Marines Foundation)