The US Embassy Literature Series presents Justin Go.
Justin Go reads from his upcoming novel The Steady Running of the Hour ( Der stete Lauf der Stunden).
In this mesmerizing debut, a young American discovers he may be heir to the unclaimed estate of an English World War I officer, which launches him on a quest across Europe to uncover the elusive truth. Just after graduating college, Tristan Campbell receives a letter delivered by special courier to his apartment in San Francisco. It contains the phone number of a Mr. J. F. Prichard of Twyning & Hooper, Solicitors, in London-and news that could change Tristan's life forever. The Steady Running of the Hour, a literary novel about a young man's quest to inherit a fortune from the 1920s. The book involves many historical settings, including the Battle of the Somme and the British 1924 Mount Everest Expedition.