Posts tagged “novel”

  • Rainbow Book Co-op Brings Chris Howard to Madison, WI

    Rainbow Book Co-op Brings Chris Howard to Madison, WI

    June 23, 2011

    June 23, 2011, 7:00 pm, Tea of Ulaanbaatar author Chris Howard will be at Rainbow Book Cooperative for a reading. Howard's debut novel is the story of disaffected Peace Corps volunteer Warren, who flees life in late-capitalist America to find himself stationed in the post-Soviet industrial hell of urban Mongolia. As the American presence crumbles, Warren seeks escape in tsus, the mysterious "blood tea" that may be the final revenge of the defeated Khans—or that may be only a powerful hallucinogen operating on an uneasy mind—as a phantasmagoria of violence slowly envelops him. Location: 426 W Gilman St. Madison, WI 53703-1009. For more information go to http://www.rainbowbookstore.org/.

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  • Chris Howard Visits Barbara’s Bookstore in Chicago

    Chris Howard Visits Barbara’s Bookstore in Chicago

    May 26, 2011

    May 26, 2011, 7:00 pm, author Chris Howard will be a Barbara's Bookstore in Chicago following the release of his debut novel Tea of Ulaanbaatar, the story of disaffected Peace Corps volunteer Warren, who flees life in late-capitalist America to find himself stationed in the post-Soviet industrial hell of urban Mongolia. As the American presence crumbles, Warren seeks escape in tsus, the mysterious "blood tea" that may be the final revenge of the defeated Khans—or that may be only a powerful hallucinogen operating on an uneasy mind—as a phantasmagoria of violence slowly envelops him. Location: 1218 South Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60607 (at UIC).

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  • Peter Plate at City Lights Bookstore

    Peter Plate at City Lights Bookstore

    November 4, 2010

    November 4, 2010, Time TBA, City Lights Bookstore welcomes novelist Peter Plate to present and discuss his latest work, Elegy Written on a Crowded Street. Location: 261 Columbus Ave. San Francisco, CA 94133-4586. Updates for time will be available soon, or go to www.citylights.com for more information.

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