Library to Host Live Video Chat with Author

The Alameda Free Library will welcome New York Times bestselling author Tess Gerritsen via a live video stream on Wednesday, Jan. 20, at 6:30 p.m. at the Main library, 1550 Oak St. Gerritsen will converse with the audience from her home in Maine about her bestselling novels, including her thrilling Rizzoli & Isles series, which inspired TNT’s popular television show. The event is a part of the Library Talks project.

Gerritsen left a successful practice as an internist to raise her children and concentrate on her writing. She gained nationwide acclaim for her first novel of medical suspense, the New York Times bestseller Harvest. She followed her debut with the bestseller Life Support and Gravity. Her other novels include: Body Double, The Sinner, The Apprentice and The Surgeon.

Find out more at, by calling 747-7777 or by stopping by a library branch.

The Library Talks is a grant-funded project open to all California libraries, with funding provided by the Pacific Library Partnership. The Mountain View Public and Santa Clara city libraries help sponsor the