Crime Writer Alafair Burke

      Best-Selling Crime Writer Alafair Burke joined us today with her newest novel All Day and A Night where a murder case with ties to a convicted serial killer leads a young defense lawyer and Detective Ellie Hatcher into parallel investigations with explosive and deadly results.

      All day: a life sentence. All day and a night: a life sentence without parole. Anthony Amaro is in for the latter for the murders of six women eighteen years ago. But a possible link between those murders and the latest story dominating the tabloidsthe murder of psychotherapist Helen Brunswicksuggests that Amaro may not be guilty after all.

      Alafair Burke is the bestselling author of nine previous novels, including the standalones Long Gone and If You Were Here, as well as the Ellie Hatcher series: Never Tell, 212, Angel's Tip, and Dead Connection. A former prosecutor, she now teaches criminal law and lives in Manhattan.All Day and a Night marks the return of Burke's sexy, savvy Detective Ellie Hatcher, whose modern New York adventures propel Burke to the forefront of criminal suspense.

      Alafair has a book event tonight at 7:30 at Powell's located at 1005 W Burnside in Portland.