Alex George is the author of the national and international bestseller, A GOOD AMERICAN, and, most recently, of SETTING FREE THE KITES, which has also hit the bestseller lists. Both novels were "Indie Next" picks, chosen by independent booksellers across the nation as favorite titles. A native of England, he has lived in the Midwest for the last fourteen years. In addition to writing books, he is a practicing attorney and is also the founder and director of the Unbound Book Festival. He'll be in conversation with Caroline Leavitt.