Lily King

By Admin on December 14, 2016 in
April 4, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Stillwater Public Library
224 3rd St N
Stillwater, MN 55082

Tuesday, April 7 at 7 PM

Stillwater Public Library
224 Third St N, Stillwater

Award-winning novelist Lily King is the author of Euphoria, one of 2014’s best reviewed books. King’s popular page-turner is inspired by and loosely based around the New Guinea fieldwork of famed cultural anthropologist Margaret Mead. The New York Times Book Review singled out Euphoria for a coveted spot on its annual “10 Best Books” list, praising King’s work as a “meticulously researched homage to Mead’s restless mind — and a considered portrait of Western anthropology in its primitivist heyday.” The book garnered the author a host of other honors, as well, including the first-ever Kirkus Prize for Fiction. Lily King has also published three additional novels, including The Pleasing Hour (1999), a riveting debut honored with a Barnes & Noble Discover Award, and Father of the Rain (2010), winner of the New England Book Award for Fiction.

A podcast of Lily King’s Club Book discussion will be available a few days after the event!

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