Sam Chiarelli earned his Creative Writing MFA at Wilkes University.
His first book, Dig: A Personal Prehistoric Journey (Books By Hippocampus), explores humanity’s fascination with dinosaurs, and will be released in November 2018.
His work has previously appeared in Longridge Review and Assay: A Journal of Nonfiction Studies.
Chiarelli has been a dinophile for more than 25 years and has dug for fossils in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Colorado.
Date: Thursday, November 8th
Time: 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Books will be available for sale in the gift shop for $18
Dig is different from other dinosaur titles–with elements of memoir, travelogue, and science writing. The book is written for an adult audience, but dino-crazed kids can certainly enjoy it too.