Author Event: Tim Johnston

Page 158 Books welcomes New York Times bestselling author Tim Johnston for a special author event and book signing!

Tim Johnston is the author of the novels Descent and The Current (Jan 22, 2019), the story collection Irish Girl, and the Young Adult novel Never So Green. Published in 2009, the stories of Irish Girl won an O. Henry Prize, the New Letters Award for Writers, and the Gival Press Short Story Award, while the collection itself won the 2009 Katherine Anne Porter Prize in Short Fiction. Tim’s stories have also appeared in New England Review, New Letters, The Iowa Review, The Missouri Review, Double Take, Best Life Magazine, and Narrative Magazine, among others. He holds degrees from the University of Iowa and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. In 2011-12 he was the Jenny McKean Moore Writer-in-Washington Fellow at The George Washington University, and he is the recipient of the 2015 Iowa Author Award.  Tim currently lives in Iowa City, Iowa.

This is not a ticketed event but space is limited.

 

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Event date: 
Friday, March 8, 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Event address: 
415 S Brooks Street
Suite B
Wake Forest, NC 27587
The Current: A Novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781616206772
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Algonquin Books - January 22nd, 2019