ERIN PRINGLE - The Whole World at Once

 

 

Friday, June 30th at 7pm

Author
ERIN PRINGLE
speaking & signing
The Whole World at Once

In Conversation With:
OWEN EGERTON

 

 

 


ABOUT THE WHOLE WORLD AT ONCE

The Whole World at Once is a collection of intense stories about the experience of loss. A soldier returns home from multiple tours only to begin planting landmines in the field behind his house; kids chase a ghost story up country roads only to become one themselves; one girl copes with the anniversary of her sister's disappearance during the agricultural fair, while another girl searches for understanding after seeing the picture of a small boy washed onto a beach. 
Dark, strange beauties, all of the stories in The Whole World at Once follow the lives of people grappling with what it means to live in a world with death. 


ABOUT ERIN PRINGLE

Erin Pringle-Toungate is the author of The Floating Order. Her work has been selected as a Best American Notable Non-Required Reading, shortlisted for the Charles Pick Fellowship, and a finalist for contests such as the Austin Chronicle Short Story Contest and the Kore Press Short Fiction Award. She was awarded a Washington State Artist Trust Fellowship, which she used to write and revise many of these stories. Learn more at erinpringle.com. 


ABOUT OWEN EGERTON

OWEN EGERTON is the author of two novels, The Book of Harold and Everyone Says That at the End of the World, and one story collection, How Best to Avoid Dying. He's also the writer/director of the psychological horror film Follow. As a screenwriter, Egerton has written for Fox, Disney, and Warner Brothers. His pieces have appeared in The Huffington Post and Salon. He cowrote the creative writing guide This Word Now with his wife, poet Jodi Egerton. Egerton also hosts NPR's The Write Up.


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Event date: 
Friday, June 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
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The Whole World at Once: Stories Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781943665570
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vandalia Press - May 1st, 2017

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