LIFE AFTER LIFE LUNCHEON ADVENTURE WITH NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE AUTHOR JILL MCCORKLE
Date: Friday, May 10, 2013, 12:00noon
Location: ElderHelp, 6150 Mission Gorge Road, San Diego 92120
Event Cost: $35.00 per person (or $60 with autographed, first edition, hardcover book)
About the Event
Please join New York Times Notable Author Jill McCorkle for A Life After Life Luncheon Adventure in partnership with ElderHelp, a San Diego-based non-profit whose mission it is to provide affordable services and programs to seniors within their own homes.
Your Adventure includes a gourmet boxed lunch, beverage, a brief presentation by ElderHelp, book discussion, Q&A, author signing, and an opportunity to meet the author up close and personal, as well as a donation to ElderHelp (with each book purchase, Adventures by the Book will match the donation to ElderHelp).
About the Author and Book
Jill McCorkle is the author of nine previous books, five of which have been selected as New York Times Notable Books.
Her first novel in 17 years, Life After Life (published by Algonquin Books) is, according to her editor Shannon Ravenel, a "work of outstanding artistry...(a) profoundly beautiful exploration of life and death through the most true-to-life characters you are likely ever to meet in fiction: the residents and staff of Pine Haven Retirement Center.
Selected by the American Bookseller Association as an Indie Next Pick, Life After Life connects lives and death in a magical way that does not leave the reader depressed but, dare we say it, enteratained.
Sandwich choices cannot be guaranteed for registrations received after noon on Wednesday, May 8