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Books and Breakfast with Liz Moore

Books & Breakfast With Liz Moore

March 12, 2020

Literary Affairs is excited to welcome back Liz Moore to discuss her New York Times best-selling novel Long Bright River. Join us for an intimate book club style conversation with Liz Moore and Julie Robinson.

The morning will include a continental breakfast, Q&A and book signing.

EVENT INFORMATION

Thursday, March 12
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Hotel Bel-Air
701 Stone Canyon Rd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90077

Tickets are $65 and can be purchased via the button below. No refunds.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Liz Moore is the author of four novels: The Words of Every Song, Heft, The Unseen World, and Long Bright River. A winner of the 2014 Rome Prize in Literature, she lives in Philadelphia and teaches in the MFA program in Creative Writing at Temple University.

ABOUT THE BOOK

In a Philadelphia neighborhood rocked by the opioid crisis, two once-inseparable sisters find themselves at odds. One, Kacey, lives on the streets in the vise of addiction. The other, Mickey, walks those same blocks on her police beat. They don’t speak anymore, but Mickey never stops worrying about her sibling.

Then Kacey disappears, suddenly, at the same time that a mysterious string of murders begins in Mickey’s district, and Mickey becomes dangerously obsessed with finding the culprit — and her sister — before it’s too late.

Alternating its present-day mystery with the story of the sisters’ childhood and adolescence, Long Bright River is at once heart-pounding and heart-wrenching: a gripping suspense novel that is also a moving story of sisters, addiction, and the formidable ties that persist between place, family, and fate.