Book Launch for Hugh Lessig's debut FADEAWAY JOE


SATURDAY, SEPT 30: 12 pm -- 2:00 pm 

Hugh was a reporter for 30 years, nearly 20 of them with The Daily Press (Newport News, Va.)
and The Virginian-Pilot (Norfolk, Va.). He currently works at Newport News Shipbuilding in
communications. His interest in storytelling is longstanding and he is excited to see his first
novel out in the world.
His debut is “Fadeaway Joe,” a crime novel that features locations on the Virginia Peninsula,
including Fort Monroe and Phoebus. It follows the tale of a former Hampton Roads bouncer who
is out on a path of revenge.

Event date: 
Saturday, September 30, 2023 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Event address: 
109 E. Main Street
Norfolk, VA 23510-1613
Fadeaway Joe: A Novel By Hugh Lessig Cover Image
ISBN: 9781639104369
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Crooked Lane Books - August 22nd, 2023

Pursued by labor traffickers, Paula Jessup desperately needs someone in her corner. Her unlikely savior is an aging bouncer with early-onset dementia, grappling with his own ghosts. All they have to do is trust each other.