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European river trip April 2011 040Huntington City-Township Public Library welcomes Huntington native C. Bernard Huesing for an author visit and book signing at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, May 8 in the Main Library.   

His novel, The Trouble with Cass, is his first piece of fiction. This Civil War-era murder mystery follows the incredible life of Cass Brooks, the 19 year old daughter of a wealthy builder in rural Indiana.  Cass is a beautiful, intelligent, and resourceful young woman with few scruples, using her power, money, and charm to get what she wants – including her sister’s sweetheart.  An underlying murder plot full of twists and turns develops, while the catastrophe of the Civil War shatters and changes the nation.


Huesing graduated from Purdue University with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a M.S in Business and Finance from the Krannert Graduate School of Management at Purdue.

He was a consultant and CPA with international accounting firms for more than ten years; the last of which he was a principal at Arthur Young and Company (now Ernst & Young.) He is a member of Mensa and Intertel.   C.B. served for four years aboard a U.S. Navy destroyer in the Far East. A long-distance runner, he has completed 40 marathons, including seven Boston Marathons.trouble with cass - huesing

C.B. has been writing articles on business, hiking and running for years, and recently attended the Northwestern University Summer Writer’s Conference, the Greater Lehigh Valley Writer’s Conference, and the Midwest Writer’s Conference.

Copies of Huesing’s novel, The Trouble With Cass, can be purchased at the event for $6.95. No purchase is necessary to attend, and everyone is welcome.

For more information, please call 356-0824.  Huntington City-Township Public Library’s Main Library building is located at 255 West Park Drive, Huntington.