Kristen Arnett - MOSTLY DEAD THINGS - Reader Meet Writer, Southern Edition

Let us deliver authors to your living room.  The next author in the Southern Edition series is Kristen Arnett. She will be talking with us about her book MOSTLY DEAD THINGS and answering your questions.

Mostly Dead Things packs messed-up families, scandalous love affairs, art, life, death and the great state of Florida into one delicious, darkly funny package. Kristen Arnett is wickedly talented and a wholly original voice” - Jami Attenberg, author of All Grown Up

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Date: Friday, May 15, 2020
Time: 2 PM Central Daylight Time

Attendance is limited..

If you elect to attend, we will email you with the link to attend this virtual event, plus the link to purchase books (which you will also find below if you are ready to order now).  Happy Reading!


The celebrated New York Times Bestseller

A Best Book of the Year pick at the New York TimesNPRThe New YorkerTIMEWashington PostOprahmag.comThrillistShelf AwarenessGood Housekeeping and more.

What does it take to come back to life? For Jessa-Lynn Morton, the question is not an abstract one. In the wake of her father’s suicide, Jessa has stepped up to manage his failing taxidermy business while the rest of the Morton family crumbles. Her mother starts sneaking into the taxidermy shop to make provocative animal art, while her brother, Milo, withdraws. And Brynn, Milo’s wife—and the only person Jessa’s ever been in love with—walks out without a word. It’s not until the Mortons reach a tipping point that a string of unexpected incidents begins to open up surprising possibilities and second chances. But will they be enough to salvage this family, to help them find their way back to one another? Kristen Arnett’s breakout bestseller is a darkly funny family portrait; a peculiar, bighearted look at love and loss and the ways we live through them together.

Kristen Arnett reading Mostly Dead Things at Saturn Bar, photo by Tom Lowenburg, Octavia Books
Author Kristen Arnett reading MOSTTLY DEAD THINGS at Saturn Bar, 6-12-2019. Photo credit - Tom Lowenburg, Octavia Books

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$15.95
ISBN: 9781947793835
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tin House Books - April 21st, 2020

The celebrated New York Times Bestseller

A Best Book of the Year pick at the New York TimesNPRThe New YorkerTIMEWashington PostOprahmag.comThrillistShelf Awareness, Good Housekeeping and more.


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