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Tuesday, April 12 • 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Book Launch: Shawn Vestal & Sam Ligon

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Join us as we launch new books by fiction writers Shawn Vestal and Samuel Ligon! We'll celebrate the publication of Shawn Vestal's debut novel Daredevils, as well as Sam Ligon's latest novel Among the Dead and Dreaming and his new collection of short fiction, Wonderland. Each will read short excerpts from their books, followed by conversation moderated by Jess Walter. Free admission. Beverages will be available for purchase. Auntie's Bookstore will provide book sales, and all three authors will be available to sign books.

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Jess Walter

A former National Book Award finalist and winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award, Jess Walter is the author of six novels, one book of short stories and one nonfiction book. His work has been translated into 30 languages and has been widely published.

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Sam Ligon

Samuel Ligon is the author of two novels—Among the Dead and Dreaming and Safe in Heaven Dead—and two collections of stories,Wonderland and Drift and Swerve. His short fiction has appeared in Prairie Schooner, New England Review, and Okey-Panky, among other places, and his essays appear in The Inlander.
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Shawn Vestal

Shawn Vestal is the author of the novel Daredevils (2016) as well as Godforsaken Idaho, a collection of short stories that was named the winner of the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize, which honors a debut book that "represents distinguished literary achievement and suggests great promise." Godforsaken Idaho was also longlisted for the William Saroyan International Prize for Writing and was named an outstanding collection by The Story Prize. Vestal... Read More →

Tuesday April 12, 2016 8:00pm - 10:00pm
Washington Cracker Building 304 W. Pacific Spokane, WA 99201

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