What: Four Seasons Author Series: Literary Luncheon Featuring Dick Burdette
When: Friday, Jan. 9, 2015 at noon
Where: University Club, 38th Floor, One Tampa City Center in downtown Tampa
Tickets: $30 per luncheon; $100 for the series of four luncheons
Reservations: Call the Friends of the Library at (813) 273-3616
The Friends of the Library of Tampa-Hillsborough County, Inc. welcomes Dick Burdette, award-winning author of The Last Lonely Eagle: the Untold, Inside Story of the 1975 Dick Cloud Murder Case. The Last Lonely Eagle tells the story of the life and death of Sergeant Dick Cloud, a fearless investigator who devoted his life – and lost it – in the fight against drug criminals and organized crime.
Dick Burdette is the author of 11 other books, and a former investigative reporter for the Orlando Sentinel, and long-time roving human interest columnist for The Sentinel and The Lexington Herald-Leader in Kentucky. In 1975, he was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. In 1982, he was nominated for the Ernie Pyle Award, the nation’s top prize for human interest writing. He and his wife, Judy, live in Wellington, Colo.
This luncheon event will be held Friday, Jan. 9, 2015 at noon at the University Club, 38th Floor, One Tampa City Center in downtown Tampa.
The Four Seasons Author Series is presented by the Friends of the Library of Tampa-Hillsborough County, Inc. This subscription series offers four consecutive literary lunches at which guest authors speak on a variety of subjects. Tickets are $30 for one luncheon and $100 for a subscription to four consecutive luncheons. Reservations are required. For reservations or more information, call the Friends of the Library at (813) 273-3616 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.