Acclaimed, bestselling author John Gilstrap will be the guest speaker during a special community event at this year’s Midwest Writers Workshop (MWW). The Meet and Greet, with a cash bar, is 7 p.m. Friday, July 26 at the Ball State University Alumni Center. The program is open to the public and book clubs are welcome to come mingle with Gilstrap and conference attendees, and hear Gilstrap’s presentation, “Dare to Dream.” Admission is free, but registration through Eventbrite is recommended.
John Gilstrap is the New York Times bestselling author of the Jonathan Grave thriller series; the latest, Total Mayhem released June 25. His other novels include Scorpion Strike, Final Target, Friendly Fire, Against All Enemies, End Game, High Treason, Damage Control, Threat Warning, Hostage Zero, No Mercy, Nathan’s Run, At All Costs, Even Steven, Scott Free and Six Minutes to Freedom. In addition, John has written four screenplays for Hollywood, adapting the works of Nelson DeMille, Norman McLean and Thomas Harris. He is contracted to write and co-produce the film adaptation of his book, Six Minutes to Freedom.