An Evening with Joseph O’Neill & A.M. Homes
December 2 @ 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm$5.00 – $10.00
Joseph O’Neill will read from his new collection of short stories, Good Trouble (2018). He is the author of four novels. Netherland was published in May 2008 and was featured on the cover of the New York Times Book Review, where it was called “the wittiest, angriest, most exacting and most desolate work of fiction we’ve yet had about life in New York and London after the World Trade Center fell.” It was also included in The New York Times list of the 10 Best Books of 2008. It received the 2009 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction and the 2009 Kerry Group Irish Fiction Award. His latest novel, The Dog, released in September 2014, was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction and named a Notable Book of 2014 by The New York Times.
A.M. Homes most recent book is Days of Awe, a collection of short stories. She is the author of the novels, This Book Will Save Your Life, which won the 2013 Orange/Women’s Prize for Fiction, Music for Torching, The End of Alice, In a Country of Mothers, and Jack, as well as the short-story collections, Things You Should Know and The Safety of Objects, the best-selling memoir, The Mistress’s Daughter. A.M. Homes has been the recipient of numerous awards including Fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, NYFA, and The Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at The New York Public Library, along with the Benjamin Franklin Award.