Ben Marcus’s story collection “Leaving the Sea” is new this year from Knopf. The Emerging Writers Reading Series showcases the student talent of NYU’s graduate Creative Writing Program. Readings are held at the KGB Bar, 85 East 4th Street and feature established writers as special guests. …
Please join Victoria Patterson and Veronica Gonzalez Pena for a reading & signing of their new novels, The Peerless Four and The Sad Passions. The Peerless Four: "A gripping sports novel you will not forget! " – Fresh Fiction The Sad Passions: "The Sad Passions paints haunting tale of loss and …
Please join Victoria Patterson and Veronica Gonzalez Pena for a reading & signing of their new novels, The Peerless Four and The Sad Passions.
The Peerless Four: "A gripping sports novel you will not forget! " – Fresh Fiction
The Sad Passions: "The Sad Passions paints haunting tale of loss and art." – The Los Angeles Times
Veronica Gonzalez Pena is the winner of the Aztlan Prize for Latino Literature and finalist for The Believer 2007 Fiction award. Her work has been published in Black Clock, Animal Shelter, The Massachusetts Review and New World: Young Latino Writers, among other publications. Her short fiction has been widely published in literary magazines and anthologies. In 2006 she founded Rockypoint press, a series of artist/writer collaborative prints, books, and films. For more information, visit: www.http://www.rockypointpress.net.
Victoria Patterson is the author, most recently, of the historical fiction novel, The Peerless Four. Her previous novel, This Vacant Paradise, was a 2011 New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice, and garnered rave reviews in Booklist, the New York Journal of Books, the Hollywood Reporter, and other major publications. Her story collection, Drift, was a finalist for the California Book Award, the 2009 Story Prize and has been selected as one of the best books of 2009 by The San Francisco Chronicle. For more info on Victoria Patterson, please visit: http://victoriapatterson.com
About the Series: KGB Bar Sunday Night Fiction: The KGB Bar Sunday Night Fiction showcases the finest in contemporary fiction from new and emerging writers.