Summer Indie Noir Series with Eryk Pruitt and Katy Munger (BOOK LAUNCH!)


Each month this summer at the Regulator Bookstore, we showcase three independent crime selections. On August 8, Eryk Pruitt (Dirtbags; What We Reckon) will lead a discussion with UNLAWFUL ACTS crime reviewer David Nemeth. This month, we will also be celebrating the launch of Katy Munger’s newest book, FIRE AND RAIN.

This event is free and open to the public.

Books for Discussion: 

FIRE AND RAIN by Katy Munger 

CRY FATHER or PIKE by Benjamin Whitmer 

BLUEBIRD BLUEBIRD by Attica Locke (Mulholland Books)


Buy and read the books beforehand to join the discussion, or purchase them on site.



Eryk Pruitt is a screenwriter, author, and filmmaker. He is the author of the Southern crime novels Dirtbags, Hashtag, and What We Reckon, which was nominated for the 2018 Anthony Award. His short fiction is collected in Townies and Other Stories of Southern Mischief by Polis Books. He is the writer and co-host of the popular true crime podcast The Long Dance. He lives in Durham, with his wife, Lana, and cat, Busey.



Katy Munger is a North Carolina-based mystery author who has written under several different pseudonyms. She is the author of the Dead Detective series, writing as Katy Munger (Angel Among Us and Angel of Darkness) and as Chaz McGee (Desolate Angel and Angel Interrupted); the Casey Jones crime fiction series writing as Katy Munger; and the Hubbert & Lil mystery series, writing as Gallagher Gray. She has also been a book reviewer for the Washington Post and served as North Carolina’s 2016 Piedmont Laureate.

Event date: 
08/08/2019 - 7:00pm
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