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Author John Swift in Manitowish Waters on Sept. 3

August 30, 2019

Meet local author John Swift at Frank B. Koller Memorial Library in Manitowish Waters at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 3.

Swift’s latest book is “Catch and Release.” This book is dedicated to Tony Rizzo, legendary musky guide from Star Lake.   

Swift was born and raised in New York. He first earned a degree in general forestry and land surveying. Later, after getting married he earned a MBA degree from the University of Chicago. Near the end of his career he took eight years of creative writing courses. He and his wife spend retirement between Wisconsin and Arizona.

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