Amor Towles - Table for Two (Calvary Presbyterian SF)

Amor Towles

Table for Two
Fictions

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Calvary Presbyterian, SF • $40 includes book
Mon., April 15, 2024 • 7:00pm PT

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Please join us in celebrating Amor Towles and the publication Table for Two with a presentation by the author followed by a signing line!

From the bestselling author of The Lincoln HighwayA Gentleman in Moscow, and Rules of Civility, a richly detailed and sharply drawn collection of stories, including a novella featuring one of his most beloved characters

Millions of Amor Towles fans are in for a treat as he shares some of his shorter fiction: six stories based in New York City and a novella set in Golden Age Hollywood.

The New York stories, most of which take place around the year 2000, consider the fateful consequences that can spring from brief encounters and the delicate mechanics of compromise that operate at the heart of modern marriages.

In Towles’s novel Rules of Civility, the indomitable Evelyn Ross leaves New York City in September 1938 with the intention of returning home to Indiana. But as her train pulls into Chicago, where her parents are waiting, she instead extends her ticket to Los Angeles. Told from seven points of view, “Eve in Hollywood” describes how Eve crafts a new future for herself—and others—in a noirish tale that takes us through the movie sets, bungalows, and dive bars of Los Angeles.

Written with his signature wit, humor, and sophistication, 
Table for Two is another glittering addition to Towles’s canon of stylish and transporting fiction. 

Amor Towles is the author of New York Times bestsellers Rules of Civility, A Gentleman in Moscow, and The Lincoln Highway. The three novels have collectively sold millions of copies and have been translated into more than thirty-five languages. Towles lives in Manhattan with his wife and two children.

 

 

Amor Towles photo courtesy of Dmitri Kasterine.

 

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Published: Viking - April 2nd, 2024