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WWVWD Dallas Book Launch
May 1, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree with RSVP
Please join us for a glass of wine (or tequila) and a conversation between Nina and author Kathleen Kent to celebrate the publication of “What Would Virginia Woolf Do? And Other Questions I Ask Myself As I Attempt to Age Without Apology.”
Kathleen Kent’s fourth book, titled The Dime, is an Edgar-nominated contemporary crime novel set in Dallas, based on a short story published in the crime anthology, Dallas Noir. The New York Times picked The Dime as one of their “Latest and Greatest” in crime fiction, March 2017. Kirkus starred review says, “Kent’s detective is Sam Spade reincarnated as a brilliant modern woman.” The Dime has been optioned by 20th Century Fox for a TV series, produced by J.J. Abrams and Matt Reeves. The second book in the Detective Betty series, titled The Kiln, will be published in the spring of 2019. Ms. Kent is also the author of three bestselling historical novels, The Heretic’s Daughter—recipient of the David J. Langum Sr. award for American historical fiction—The Traitor’s Wife, and The Outcasts, which was the recipient of the American Library Association’s 2014 top choice for Historical Fiction, as well as the recipient of a Will Rogers Medallion Award for Western fiction. The author lives in Dallas.
Buy a book at the event and your receipt will enter you to win a Crave Vesper Vibrator Necklace!