The Bookcase is pleased to announce that two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Maraniss will be appearing in Wayzata on Tuesday, July 17.
Mr. Maraniss will be here to speak about his new book, "Barack Obama: The Story," which was recently published to critical acclaim by Simon & Schuster.
David Maraniss is an associate editor at The Washington Post and a fellow of the society of American Historians. He is the author of critically acclaimed bestselling books on Bill Clinton, Vince Lombardi, Vietnam and the sixties, Roberto Clemente, and the 1960 Rome Olympics.
He won the 1993 Pulitzer Prize for his coverage of Clinton, and was part of the Post team that won the 2007 Pulitzer for coverage of the Virginia Tech tragedy. He has also been a finalist for the Pulitzer on three other occasions.
The event is free and open to the public. It begins at 7:00 in the evening, and will be held at Wayzata Community Church.
For questions, call The Bookcase at (952) 473-8341.