March 2022 Alderney Literary Festival
SouthBound Lecture Brings ‘Lincoln & Speed’ Author to Town
The Southern Lit Alliance will host Jonathan Putnam, author, attorney and Abraham Lincoln scholar, for the next SouthBound lecture on...
Interview on WTVY, Dothan, Alabama
“How did the Young Lincoln Become Our Lincoln”
Jonathan F. Putnam is on a journey to showcase a lesser-recognized side of the nation’s 16th president. The author and...
Interview with Jonathan F. Putnam
Lincoln Through the Eyes of his Best Friend
Have you ever wondered what famous people were like before, well, they were famous? What about Abraham Lincoln? Long before...
The Remarkable Rivalry of Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas
How History Shaped My Mystery: The Remarkable Rivalry of Abraham Lincoln and Stephen Douglas Stephen Douglas was a towering figure...
180 Years Ago: Lovejoy and Press Freedom
Some authors create fantastical worlds out of nothing, but others, like Jonathan F. Putnam, base their novels on actual events...
“How History Influenced My Mystery: The Murder of Elijah Lovejoy”
My new historical mystery, Perish from the Earth, is being published by Crooked Lane Books in July. Perish is the...
MyShelf.com Review of Perish from the Earth
“One of the best books I have read in a long time. I can’t recommend it highly enough. If you...
New York Society Library: Debut Authors Panel
Debut authors Jonathan Putnam, Julia Claiborne Johnson and Imbolo Mbue discuss their new novels at the New York Society...
Auntie M Writes review
Jonathan Putnam draws on his own trial experience in addition to his wealth of knowledge about Abraham Lincoln to...
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