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MysteryPeople Presents: JOE LANSDALE & KASEY LANSDALE
Thursday, September 12 at 7PM
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speaking & signing
speaking & signing
|Tonight it's a Lansdale family affair! Edgwar Award-winning author and MysteryPeople favorite Joe Lansdale is here with The Thicket, a rip-roaring adventure set in East Texas that's equal parts True Grit and Stand By Me. His daughter, Kasey Lansdale, a talented singer-songwriter, has edited a brand new anthology of monstrously innovative stories (including one by her dad) and will be here to share it with us tonight.|
ABOUT The Thicket:
Parker thought he'd already seen his fair share of tragedy. His
grandmother was killed in a farm accident when he was barely five years
old. His parents have just succumbed to the smallpox epidemic sweeping
turn-of-the-century East Texas--orphaning him and his younger sister,
JOE LANSDALE is the author of more than a dozen novels, including Edge of Dark Water, the Edgar Award-winning The Bottoms, Sunset and Sawdust, and Leather Maiden. He has received nine Bram Stoker Awards, the American Mystery Award, the British Fantasy Award, the Grinzane Cavour Prize for Literature. He lives with his family in Nacogdoches, Texas.
ABOUT Impossible Monsters:
KASEY LANSDALE is an American country music singer-songwriter from Nacogdoches, Texas. Lansdale is also known for her work as an author, editor, actress, and producer, as well as host and founder of the East Texas Songwriter's Workshop.
In order to have anything signed at a BookPeople event, a copy of the event book must be purchased from BookPeople. If you purchase your book from BookPeople in advance of the event, please save your receipt and present it at the event.
Thank you for supporting Joe R. Lansdale, Kasey Lansdale, MysteryPeople and your local independent bookstore.