Civil Beat Book Club - "The Mailbox Conspiracy" Author Q&A

Civil Beat Book Club - "The Mailbox Conspiracy" Author Q&A

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Join the Civil Beat Book Club for two upcoming events!

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The next pick for the Civil Beat Book Club is "The Mailbox Conspiracy: The Inside Story of the Greatest Corruption Case in Hawai‘i History," by Alexander Silvert.

There will be two separate events on this book. The first event will be a Virtual Q&A with author Alexander Silver and reporter Nick Grube on Thurs. July 7 at 11 a.m.

The second event is an in-person Book Club Discussion on Wed. July 27 at 5:30 p.m. at da Shop's Warehouse. Register separately here.

Book Summary:

When Honolulu police chief Louis Kealoha and his wife, Katherine, the city's deputy prosecutor, reported their mailbox stolen to frame a family member, it was only the beginning of an elaborate conspiracy—and a corruption case that soon became the most notorious in Hawaii history. Riveting and meticulously told by the federal defender who learned the story from the inside, The Mailbox Conspiracy is a fascinating study in the corruption of power and the abuse of public office.

The Civil Beat Book Club is a partnership with local bookstore, da Shop. Book club members receive 10% off the monthly book club selections when purchasing online with code "CB10" or in the Kaimuki shop. Purchase "The Mailbox Conspiracy" here or visit their site for all the upcoming and past book club selections.

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