POSTPONED - Janelle M. Scheffelmaier - Wicked Boise - Boise Public Library Main Branch

Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

This event has been postponed to a later date. 

Join author Janelle Scheffelmaier for a talk and book signing for her new release, Wicked Boise. Known today for its beauty, safety, and livability, Idaho's capital city does harbor a few skeletons in its closet. Vigilantes lynched Ada County's first sheriff. A wealthy brothel owner was viciously murdered. The sensational Prohibition-era trial of a moonshine ring that included the sheriff, police chief, and a prominent doctor initiated a morality crusade by law enforcement. These and other stories of corruption, scandal, and injustice take center stage in Wicked Boise.

About the Author:

Scheffelmaier was born and raised in the Idaho Panhandle and is passionate about storytelling. She now resides in Boise and enjoys exploring the mountains with her daughter and their overly-energetic dog. She is also the author of Butte and the 1918 Influenza Pandemic. 

Event address: 
715 S. Capitol Blvd.
Boise, ID 83702
Wicked Boise Cover Image
$33.99
ISBN: 9781540252661
Availability: On Our Shelves Now in Boise or Caldwell
Published: History PR - June 13th, 2022

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