Left Coast Writers® Salon: Tim Hernandez - Mañana Means Heaven

Monday, October 7, 2013 - 7:00pm

Left Coast Writers® Salon

In this love story of impossible odds, award-winning writer Tim Z. Hernandez weaves a rich and visionary portrait of Bea Franco, the real woman behind famed American author Jack Kerouac's The Mexican Girl. Set against an ominous backdrop of California in the 1940s, deep in the agricultural heartland of the Great Central Valley, Mañana Means Heaven ($24.95) reveals the desperate circumstances that lead a married woman to an illicit affair with an aspiring young writer traveling across the United States.

Book Passage hosts monthly meetings of Left Coast Writers® at our Corte Madera store. The monthly meetings provide an evening of literary connections, support, counsel, readings, writing tips, literary chat, unabashed networking, and great fun. Each meeting also features a presentation by one of several Bay Area literary figures. LCW has its own lively newsletter and website at www.leftcoastwriters.com/

 

Location: 
51 Tamal Vista Blvd
94925 Corte Madera
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$24.95
ISBN: 9780816530359
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: University of Arizona Press - August 29th, 2013

In this love story of impossible odds, award-winning writer Tim Z.