NC Tall Poppies Group Reading

Thu 11/16, 7pm:
NC Tall Poppies Group Reading

Featuring Katie Rose Guest Pryal, Kristy Woodson Harvey, and Susan Bishop Crispell

Join us in welcoming three North Carolina writers, all members of Tall Poppy Writers, an author cooperative of women writers from across the U.S. Poppies include a National Book Award Finalist, New York Times Bestsellers, USA Today Bestsellers, and more-- we're excited to host three acclaimed writers from this group!

Katie Rose Guest Pryal is a novelist, freelance journalist, and erstwhile law professor in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. She is the author of the Hollywood Lights Series, which includes ENTANGLEMENT (2015), LOVE AND ENTROPY (2015), CHASING CHAOS (2016), and HOW TO STAY (2017), all from Blue Crow Books. With Raven Books, she is the author of LIFE OF THE MIND INTERRUPTED: Essays on Mental Health and Disability in Higher Education (2017).

 

Kristy Woodson Harvey is the author of Dear Carolina (Berkley/Penguin Random House, 2015), Lies and Other Acts of Love (Berkley/Penguin Random House, 2016) and the Peachtree Bluff Series, beginning with Slightly South of Simple (Gallery/Simon & Schuster, 2017). Dear Carolina was long-listed for the Pat Conroy Southern Book Prize, has been optioned for film and has appeared on numerous “must-read” lists. Lies and Other Acts of Love was a Romantic Times top pick and a Southern Booksellers Okra Pick, and is a finalist for the Southern Book Prize.

 

Susan Bishop Crispell earned a BFA in creative writing from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Born and raised in the mountains of Tennessee, she now lives twenty minutes from the beach in North Carolina with her husband and their  literary-named cat. She is very fond of pie and is always on the lookout for hints of magic in the real world. She is the author of THE SECRET INGREDIENT OF WISHES (2016) and DREAMING IN CHOCOLATE (2018).

Event date: 
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
752 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Life of the Mind Interrupted: Essays on Mental Health and Disability in Higher Education Cover Image
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Published: Raven Books - October 16th, 2017

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Published: Gallery Books - April 25th, 2017

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Published: Thomas Dunne Books - September 6th, 2016