Marc Elsberg


Air Date/Time: June 8 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm CST
Host: Libby Fischer Hellman

Libby Fischer Hellman talks with Marc Elsberg about his latest book, Blackout.

When the entire power grid across  Europe collapses, hactivist Pieoro’s investigation leads the authorities to name him as the prime suspect. Can he uncover who’s behind the attacks?

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Libby Fischer Hellmann left a career in broadcast news in Washington, DC and moved to Chicago 35 years ago, where she, naturally, began to write gritty crime fiction. Twelve novels and twenty short stories later, she claims they’ll take her out of the Windy City feet first.

She has been a finalist twice for the Anthony, three times for Foreword Magazine’s Book of the Year, the Agatha, the Shamus, the Daphne, and has won the Lovey multiple times.

In 2005 Libby was the national president of Sisters In Crime, a 3500 member organization dedicated to the advancement of female crime fiction authors. She also hosts a monthly radio show called “Second Sunday Crime” on the Authors on the Air internet network. More at