Brad Meltzer

Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 7:00pm


#1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Meltzer will be returning to Carroll County on March 9th at 7 PM at the Carroll Arts Center.
Brad is celebrating the twenty-fifth anniversary of his publishing debut, with the return of two of the most iconic characters in fiction, Zig and Nola,
in The Lightning RodBrad Meltzer is the author of twelve previous thrillers, including The Inner CircleThe Book of Fate, and The Escape Artist,
with more than 11 million copies sold.  He is also the host of the television shows Brad Meltzer’s Lost History and Brad Meltzer's Decoded on the
History Channel.  In addition, he is the author of the nonfiction bestsellers The First Conspiracy and The Lincoln Conspiracy, as well as the
blockbuster children’s history book series Ordinary People Change the World.  A PBS KIDS TV show based on his books, Xavier Riddle and the
Secret Museum, now has 28 million viewers, and was recently nominated for multiple Emmys and TCA Awards.  Meltzer has written bestselling
comic books, as well, including Superman, Batman, and Spider-Man titles. 
Adult tickets are $29 each and include a copy of The Lightning Rod. Kids under 12 are free;
however books are not included with free tickets.Each paying adult may have up to 2 kids accompanying them. 
Additional books will be available for purchase and signing. 
No outside books permitted.
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About The Lightning Rod 

In this sequel to Meltzer’s critically acclaimed #1 bestseller The Escape Artist, Zig and Nola must track down the killers of a military officer with hidden ties to an ultra-secret unit, while confronting the past traumas that continue to haunt them both. 



Event address: 
Carroll Arts Center
91 W. Main Street
Westminster, MD 21157
The Lightning Rod: A Zig & Nola Novel (Escape Artist #2) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062892409
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow - March 8th, 2022

The Escape Artist (Zig and Nola #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538747933
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 18th, 2018