Multco Deputy DA turned Crime Writer Alafair Burke

      Her fans include some of the biggest names in fiction-- from Michael Connelly, Harlan Coben, and Lee Child to Laura Lippman, Lisa Scottoline, Dennis Lehane, and Nelson Demille. Alafair Burke, a former Multnomah County Deputy District Attorney, joined us to share the story behind her ninth novel-- If You Were Here. The thrilling standalone novel about a New York City couple whose marriage is rocked by the sudden reappearance of a friend who disappeared a decade earlier has many parallels to her own life.

      • Book Event for If You Were Here

      • Friday, June 6 at 7:30pm

      • Powell's City of Books, 1005 West Burnside, Portland

      For more information, visit Alafair's website.