A best-selling author and Wyoming native is making an appearance in Laramie today. C.J. Box launches the tour for his newest book, Shots Fired: Stories From Joe Pickett Country, today at the American Heritage Center at the University of Wyoming at 1:00 p.m. He will be in the Wyoming Stock Growers' Room.

The book includes ten suspense stories and has some selections featuring Joe Pickett, the main character in his best-selling books. Three of the stories in the book have never been published before.

Box is the author of Breaking Point: A Joe Pickett Novel which appeared on the New York Times Bestseller List for five consecutive weeks. His novel The Highway also appeared on the New York Time Bestseller List. Box has written 19 books.

For more information on Box and his works, visit his website.

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