LACY JOHNSON - The Other Side: A Memoir


Tuesday, July 29 at 7PM

BookPeople Presents

Houston Author

speaking & signing
The Other Side: A Memoir

This evening we're joined by Houston author Lacy Johnson, here to share her haunting personal account of abuse, kidnap and escape. At once thrilling, terrifying, harrowing, and hopeful,Lacy's story of a passionate relationship turned abusive is told in language both stark and poetic. This is a raw, unforgettable story of trauma and transformation. We hope you can join us. 

The Other Side is the haunting account of a first passionate and then abusive relationship; the events leading to Johnson's kidnapping, rape, and imprisonment; her dramatic escape; and her hard-fought struggle to recover. At once thrilling, terrifying, harrowing, and hopeful, "The Other Side" offers more than just a true crime record. In language both stark and poetic, Johnson weaves together a richly personal narrative with police and FBI reports, psychological records, and neurological experiments, delivering a raw and unforgettable story of trauma and transformation.

Lacy M. Johnson is the author of Trespasses: A Memoir and is coartistic director of the multimedia project [the invisible city]. She lives in Houston with her husband and children.

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Event date: 
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
603 N Lamar Blvd
78703-5413 Austin
ISBN: 9781935639831
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tin House Books - July 15th, 2014

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