July 11, 2022 7:00 pm
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Salma El-Wardany & Leesa Cross-Smith: Literati Bookstore At Home with Literati.

These 2 up-and-coming novelists discuss (via Zoom) their new books. El-Wardany’s debut novel The Impossible Things explores the love lives of three Muslim women living in England as they navigate the delicate balance between rebellion and religion. Cross-Smith’s Half-Blown Rose tells the story of a middle-aged American woman living in Paris remaking her life in the wake of her husband’s betrayal who strikes up a relationship with a young, charismatic Frenchman. 7 p.m., for URL see literatibookstore.com/event/2022-07. Free. 585–5567.