Best-selling author and Florida resident Tim Dorsey will be visiting the Destin Library from 5:30-7 p.m. April 30. Prior to speaking the author will sign books and have available, for sale other merchandise associated with characters from his stories. This program is free to the public. Seating will be limited.

Tim Dorsey moved to Florida at the age of one, growing up in a small town north of Miami. He graduated from Auburn University in 1983. Between 1983 and 1987, he was a police and courts reporter for The Alabama Journal. In 1987, Dorsey joined the Tampa Tribune working as a general assignment reporter and later as a political reporter in the Tribune’s Tallahassee bureau. In 1999, he left the Tribune to write full time.

Dorsey has published 25 novels since 1999. His most recent works include Non Sunscreen for the Dead (2019), The Pope of Palm Beach (2018), Clownfish Blues (2017) and Coconut Cowboy (2016).