CNN's Blake Ellis and Melanie Hicken discuss their book, A Deal with the Devil
Join Blake Ellis and Melanie Hicken for a talk about their new book. This talk is free and open to the public.
Blake and Melanie are both senior writers for CNN Investigates. These award-winning investigative reporters have exposed everything from widespread sexual abuse in nursing homes to one of the longest-running scams in history. Their work has inspired legislative action and government investigation. In this spellbinding true story, Ellis and Hicken track down the mysterious French psychic at the center of an international scam targeting the elderly and emotionally vulnerable, resulting in an exposé of one of the longest-running cons in history.
Their book is based on the five-part series that originally appeared on CNN’s website in 2016 and was seen by more than three million people,
A Deal with the Devil picks up where the series left off. The book is a fascinating, thrilling search for the truth; long-form investigative journalism at its best.
Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 5:30pm
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