Ace Atkins is the New York Times bestselling author of 19 novels including The Innocents and Robert B. Parker's Slow Burn. A former newspaper reporter, he also writes essays and investigative pieces for several national magazines including Outside and Garden & Gun. Atkins has been nominated for every major award in crime fiction and is one of the best crime writers working today. Gwinnett County Public Library will host Ace Atkins on Friday, May 5 at 7:30pm at the Aurora Theatre, 153 East Crogan Street, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. This event is free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Eagle Eye Book Shop. For more information, please visit www.gwinnettpl.org or call 770-978-5154. Find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/GwinnettLibrary and on Twitter at www.twitter.com/GwinnettLibrary.