Kansas City area author Candice Millard is preparing to release her latest book, “Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill.” She will speak at Unity Temple on the Plaza on Sept. 20.
Kansas City area author Candice Millard is preparing to release her latest book, “Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill.” She will speak at Unity Temple on the Plaza on Sept. 20. File photo by David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com
Kansas City area author Candice Millard is preparing to release her latest book, “Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill.” She will speak at Unity Temple on the Plaza on Sept. 20. File photo by David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com

Fall books, from KC’s Candice Millard to ‘The Underground Railroad’

August 27, 2016 9:00 AM

More Videos

  • Fans got meet George R.R. Martin, sit on the iron throne

    MidAmeriCon II, a world science fiction and fantasy convention, brought authors, astronauts, costume creators, artists, role-playing gamers and more to the Kansas City Convention Center for five days. Fans got to meet George R.R. Martin, Hugo Award-winning author and creator of "Game of Thrones" Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016.