Andrew Lawler Explores The American Obsession With the Lost Colony of Roanoke

Many of us have extreme curiosity around the lost colony of Roanoke.  I know I do.  Please join us for a discussion of a national obsession!! - Kelly Justice, owner of Fountain

Andrew Lawler is author of two books, The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke and Why Did the Chicken Cross the World: The Epic Saga of the Bird that Powers Civilization.  As a journalist, he has written more than a thousand newspaper and magazine articles from more than two dozen countries. His byline has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, National Geographic, Smithsonian, and many others. He is contributing writer for Science and contributing editor for Archaeology. Andrew’s work has appeared several times in The Best of Science and Nature Writing.

Event date: 

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 - 6:30pm

Event address: 

1312 East Cary Street
Fountain Bookstore
Richmond, VA 23219
The Secret Token: Myth, Obsession, and the Search for the Lost Colony of Roanoke Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780385542012
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Published: Doubleday Books - June 5th, 2018