Bill James & Rachel McCarthy James: The Man From The Train

Celebrate the paperback launch of Bill James & Rachel McCarthy James's soon-to-be-classic true crime book, THE MAN FROM THE TRAIN, a finalist for the 2018 Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime and a Kansas Notable Book. 


BILL JAMES made his mark in the 1970s and 1980s with his Baseball Abstracts. He has been tearing down preconceived notions about America’s national pastime ever since. He is currently the Senior Advisor on Baseball Operations for the Boston Red Sox, as well as the author of The Man from the Train. James lives in Lawrence, Kansas, with his wife, Susan McCarthy, and three children.

RACHEL MCCARTHY JAMES lives in Lawrence, KS with her husband Jason. She studied creative writing at Hollins University, and her work has previously been featured in publications including Bitch, Broadly, and The New Inquiry. The Man from the Train is her first book.

Event date: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
6 E 7th Street
Lawrence, KS 66044