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02.20.2019 | SF STL: Jasper Fforde signs and discusses “Early Riser” | Free

February 20, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Categories: Literature & Poetry


Left Bank Books and Archon present an SF STL event with bestselling author of the Thursday Next series Jasper Fforde, who will sign and discuss his new novel, “Early Riser”!

This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of “Early Riser” from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line.

Every Winter, the human population hibernates. During those bitterly cold four months, the nation is a snow-draped landscape of desolate loneliness, devoid of human activity. Well, not quite. Your name is Charlie Worthing and it’s your first season with the Winter Consuls, the committed but mildly unhinged group of misfits who are responsible for ensuring the hibernatory safe passage of the sleeping masses. You are investigating an outbreak of viral dreams which you dismiss as nonsense. When the dreams start to kill people, it’s unsettling. When you get the dreams too, it’s weird. When they start to come true, you begin to doubt your sanity.

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