Alan Drew

Writers Workshop Leader
Sunday September 26
1 - 3 PM

Alan Drew is the author of the literary thriller, Shadow Man (Random House, 2017), which the Wall Street Journal named as one of the ten best mysteries of 2017, and the critically acclaimed debut novel, Gardens of Water (Random House, 2008).  His novels have been translated into a dozen languages and published in nearly two-dozen countries.  He is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, where he was awarded a Teaching/Writing Fellowship.  An Associate Professor of English at Villanova University where he directs the creative writing program, he lives near Philadelphia with his wife and two children.  Learn more about his books at

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Alan Drew is also appearing at Book Fest on the Green, Saturday September 25, 1-4 PM.