Conversations with Authors - Rumaan Alam with Edan Lepucki (Virtual Event)

Saturday, October 10, 2020 - 4:00pm

 

Saturday, October 10th • 4:00pm PT/7:00pm ET

Rumaan Alam

in conversation with Edan Lepucki


Conversations with Authors is our free virtual event series! Join us throughout the week at 4:00pm PT/7:00pm ET for a new chat with a different author.

 

Rumaan Alam’s latest release, the National Book Award-nominated Leave the World Behind, is a magnetic novel about two families, strangers to each other, who are forced together on a long weekend gone terribly wrong.

Rumaan is also the author of the novels Rich and Pretty and That Kind of Mother. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, New York Magazine, The New Yorker, The New York Review of Books, Bookforum, and the New Republic, where he is a contributing editor. He studied writing at Oberlin College and lives in New York with his family.

Edan Lepucki is the bestselling author of the novels California and Woman No. 17, and editor of Mothers Before: Stories and Portraits of Our Mothers as We Never Saw Them.

 

Below, please find links to purchase their books.

 

 

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Leave the World Behind: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062667632
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ecco - October 6th, 2020

A Read with Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!

Finalist for the 2020 National Book Award (Fiction)


Rich and Pretty: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062429940
Availability: Backordered
Published: Ecco - June 6th, 2017

“A sparkling debut.” (People)


That Kind of Mother: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062667618
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ecco - February 19th, 2019

NAMED A RECOMMENDED BOOK OF 2018 BY:
Buzzfeed • The Boston Globe •  The Millions • InStyle • Southern Living • Vogue • Popsugar • Kirkus • The Washington Post • Library Journal • Real Simple • NPR


California: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316250832
Availability: Special Order
Published: Back Bay Books - July 7th, 2015

The world Cal and Frida have always known is gone, and they've left the crumbling city of Los Angeles far behind them. They now live in a shack in the wilderness, working side-by-side to make their days tolerable in the face of hardship and isolation. Mourning a past they can't reclaim, they seek solace in each other.


Woman No. 17: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781101904275
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Hogarth - February 13th, 2018

Washington Post Best Books of 2017

New York Times
 bestselling author Edan Lepucki's Woman No. 17 is a "winning novel.”
— New York Times Book Review

 


Mothers Before: Stories and Portraits of Our Mothers As We Never Saw Them Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781419742941
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 7th, 2020