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Rose Moss

A veteran local author reads from works spanning her career.

Rose Moss, born in Johannesburg, South Africa, has lived in the United States since 1964. Her most recent book, In Court, a Penguin Modern Classic, presents prize-winning stories about exile, disruption, faith, reconciliation and justice.

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ISBN: 9780143185529
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Published: Penguin Books - January 1st, 2008

Fonda Lee & Max Gladstone

Two fantasy authors discuss writing and the worlds they build.

In this epic saga of magic and kungfu, four siblings battle rival clans for honor and power in an Asia-inspired fantasy metropolis.

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ISBN: 9780316440882
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Published: Orbit - June 26th, 2018

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ISBN: 9780765395894
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Published: - September 5th, 2017

Mandeliene Smith, Rutting Season

Mandeliene Smith reads from Rutting Season with introduction by Rishi Reddi, author of Karma and Other Stories.

An intimate, sparkling collection of stories by a debut writer about girls behaving badly and families on the brink of collapse.

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ISBN: 9781501192708
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Published: Scribner - February 12th, 2019

Christopher Castellani, Leading Men

Chris Castellani launches his new novel in conversation with Lauren Groff.

In July of 1953, at a glittering party thrown by Truman Capote in Portofino, Italy, Tennessee Williams and his longtime lover Frank Merlo meet Anja Blomgren, a mysteriously taciturn young Swedish beauty and aspiring actress. Their encounter will go on to alter all of their lives.

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ISBN: 9780525559054
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Published: Viking - February 12th, 2019

Andre Dubus III, Gone So Long

Few writers can enter their characters so completely or evoke their lives as viscerally as Andre Dubus III. In this deeply compelling new novel, a father, estranged for the worst of reasons, is driven to seek out the daughter he has not seen in decades.

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ISBN: 9780393244106
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 2nd, 2018

Chaya Bhuvaneswar, White Dancing Elephants

A woman grieves a miscarriage, haunted by the Buddha's birth. An artist with schizophrenia tries to survive hatred and indifference in small-town India by turning to the beauty of sculpture and dance. Orphans in India get pulled into a strange "rescue" mission aimed at stripping their mysterious powers. A brief but intense affair between two women culminates in regret and betrayal.

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ISBN: 9781945814617
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Published: Dzanc Books - October 9th, 2018


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