Author Kristen Arnett Virtual Event

Kristen Arnett and book cover

In Partnership with The Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance (SIBA):

Let us bring authors to your living room via Zoom!  Our next author in the series is 
Kristen Arnett, who will talk with us about her book Mostly Dead Things and answer your questions. 

Here are the details you need:

Date: Friday, May 15, 2020
Time: 3 PM
Registration is required via EVENTBRITE

If you elect to attend, we will email you on morning of the event with the link to attend this virtual event followed by the password you will need to enter.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Kristen Arnett is a queer fiction and essay writer. She won the 2017 Coil Book Award for her debut short fiction collection, Felt in the Jaw, and was awarded Ninth Letter's 2015 Literary Award in Fiction. Her debut novel, Mostly Dead Things, is now available in paperback from Tin House. She lives in Florida. Follow her on Twitter @Kristen_Arnett.

ABOUT THE BOOK

A 2019 Best Book of the Year: New York Times, NPR, The New YorkerTIMEWashington Post, Oprahmag.com, ThrillistShelf 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.

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$15.95
ISBN: 9781947793835
Availability: Not in Our Store - Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
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.