ELLE Canada Author Event presented Simon & Schuster Canada
Celebrate the best in spring fiction with a meet & greet with three amazing authors!
Join Simon & Schuster Canada and ELLE Canada for an scintillating evening celebrating some of the best spring fiction with three amazing authors who will discuss their latest riveting novels with ELLE Canada’s Managing editor, Carli Whitwell. Guests will have the chance to meet the authors and receive a signed copy of their favourite book! Drinks & hors d’oeuvres will be served.
All guests will receive an amazing gift bag valued at $100*
*Includes a book selection from one of your favourite authors featured at the event!
Monday, April 30th
Arta Gallery, 14 Distillery Lane, Toronto
TICKETS ONLY $40
THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT!
Hurry, space is limited! *Must be legal drinking age
Lisa Jewell – Then She Was Gone
Ten years after her teenage daughter disappears, a woman crosses paths with a charming single father whose young child feels eerily familiar, in this evocative, suspenseful drama from New York Times bestselling author Lisa Jewell.
Through a whirlwind of shifting points of view, Lisa Jewell "ratchets up the tension masterfully" (New York Times Book Review) once again in this gripping and emotionally affecting bestseller that "readers of Liane Moriarty, Paula Hawkins, and Ruth Ware will love" (Library Journal, starred review).
Lisa Jewell was born and raised in north London, where she lives with her husband and two daughters. She is the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA TODAY bestselling author of over twenty novels, including I Found You, The Girls in the Garden, The House We Grew Up In, and The Third Wife
Kim Van Alkemade- Bachelor Girl
From the New York Times bestselling author of Orphan #8 comes a fresh and intimate novel about the destructive power of secrets and the redemptive power of love—inspired by the true story of Jacob Ruppert, the millionaire owner of the New York Yankees, and his mysterious bequest in 1939 to an unknown actress, Helen Winthrope Weyan. Inspired by factual events that gripped New York City in its heyday, Bachelor Girl is a hidden history gem about family, identity, and love in all its shapes and color
Kim van Alkemade is the author of the bestselling historical novel Orphan #8. Her creative nonfiction essays have appeared in literary journals including Alaska Quarterly Review, CutBank, and So To Speak. Born in New York City, she earned a BA in English and history from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, and an MA and PhD in English from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. She is a Professor in the English Department at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, where she teaches writing. Her newest novel, Bachelor Girl, is fresh and intimate novel about the destructive power of secrets and the redemptive power of love—inspired by the true story of Jacob Ruppert, the millionaire owner of the New York Yankees, and his mysterious bequest in 1939 to an unknown actress, Helen Winthrope Weyant.
The award-winning author of Himself presents the spellbinding tale of a lonely caregiver and a cranky hoarder with a house full of secrets. Packed with charming eccentricities, greedy heirs, unresolved disappearances, and a whole lot of heart, Mr. Flood's Last Resort is a gripping mystery that examines the space between sin and sainthood, reminding us that the most important forgiveness we can offer is to ourselves.