2E1F940E-D69E-41E9-8C3F-3C9CB1898E28.pngBrentwood Library Presents Author Dan Hanel

Local Author to Discuss “Ghosts of Black Diamond”


Brentwood author Dan Hanel will talk about the third book in his mystery series “In the Shadow of Diablo” on Thursday, July 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Brentwood Library. The Ghosts of Black Diamond is set in our very own backyard of Black Diamond Mines. Join us for this fascinating look at local history, with a little fictional murder mixed in. Other books in the series include “Death at the Healing Waters”, which takes place at the Byron Hot Springs, and “Mystery of the Great Stone House, set at the John Marsh House.


Dan Hanel has been an educator for over 30 years – as an award-winning science teacher when he was named the Distinguished High School Science Teacher for the State of California, and as an award-winning school administrator serving at the high school, district, and county office levels. He grew up in Richmond, CA and received a degree in Biology from U.C. Berkeley and a Master’s in Education from Cal State University, Hayward.


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