Author Steve Alten will hold a book signing at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 7 at Bethany Beach Books, 99 Garfield Parkway.

Alten is a native of Philadelphia and a graduate of the University of Delaware. He will be traveling from Florida to meet his many fans in the Northeast region.

Alten is the author of 16 thrillers, including “Undisclosed.” His series, “Meg,” is being produced into a motion picture starring Jason Statham and Rainn Wilson to be released in 2018.