To say Stacey Lender's debut novel, CITY MOUSE, is a hit would be a gross understatement. The story of Manhattan couple, Jessica and Aaron, being priced out of their apartment and banished to the suburbs is taking bookshelves, beaches, and bibliophiles by storm! Q&A with Deborah Kalb In this Q&A, Stacey talks about the inspiration… Continue reading KJBuzz: More praise for CITY MOUSE!
We're gearing up for the New York launch of Patricia A. Smith's debut novel, THE YEAR OF NEEDY GIRLS, which is this Friday, March 3, at Bluestockings Books, Café and Activist Center, 172 Allen St., Brooklyn. Take a look at this interview on "Virginia Today," the morning program at WTVR-TV, the CBS affiliate in Richmond,… Continue reading Patricia Smith TV interview
Kaylie will join J. Patrick Redmond, author of Some Go Hungry, at Village Lights Bookstore in Madison, Indiana, this Thursday, Dec. 8 from 6 to 8 p.m. The bookstore can be found at 110 E. Main St. in Madison. Kaylie and Patrick will be speaking about Kaylie Jones Books (an imprint of Akashic Books), writing,… Continue reading Back home in Indiana …
A young boy's murder unleashes chaos in the life of a schoolteacher and a small New England town. We are so excited for the Jan. 3 launch of THE YEAR OF NEEDY GIRLS, Patricia Smith's debut novel. Set in a Massachusetts town with deep divisions of class and ethnicity, homophobia and violence, it is beautiful, tension-filled,… Continue reading Coming soon: The Year of Needy Girls by Patricia A. Smith
JULY 13, 2016 EVENT: Kaylie Jones in conversation with J. Patrick Redmond and Barbara J. Taylor TIME: 6:00pm - 8:00pm VENUE: Mystery to Me. 1863 Monroe Street, Madison, WI
EVENT! JULY 9, 2016: Kaylie Jones in conversation with J. Patrick Redmond and Barbara J. Taylor in Patrick's hometown of Vincennes, IN. Hosted by Amy Delap and Andrew Jendrzejewski. Wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served. TIME: 6:00pm - 8:00pm. VENUE: ArtSpace. 521 Main Street, Vincennes, IN
JULY 7, 2016 EVENT: Kaylie Jones in conversation with J. Patrick Redmond and Barbara J. Taylor TIME: 5:30pm-8:00pm VENUE: PLAY LOCATION: 1101 E. Washington St, Louisville, KY