The Metro Library Network, which is made up of the Hiawatha, Marion and Cedar Rapids Public Libraries, is excited to introduce The Salon Series, a quarterly author event hosted at and sponsored by Campbell-Steele Gallery in Marion, Iowa. The first author to be presented in the series is New York Times bestselling author and creator Max Allan Collins. Collins is the creator of Road to Perdition, the graphic novel that inspired the academy award winning film. He is also the author of the newly released Seduction of the Innocent. The Iowa author will converse with guests on Thursday, March 21st at 7:00pm at Campbell-Steele Gallery. Small hors d’oeuvres will be provided and beverages will be available to purchase. This event is free and open to the public.