Join me as a I spend an evening interviewing one of my mentors, Dennis Lehane, about the publication of his latest novel, at the Writers’ Guild Theater in Los Angeles, May 23rd 7:30 pm. Buy tickets here
I could not be more honored to share the news that “Pleasantville” has won the 2016 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction. I’ll be in Washington, D.C. on September 22nd to receive the award at a ceremony at the Library of Congress as a part of the National Book Festival.
I am so honored to be included in this incredible sisterhood of women writers with beautiful and difficult stories to tell. Bailey’s Prize Longlist 2016
This photo is included in the Google Cultural Institute’s virtual library (in collaboration with the Schomburg Center). That’s my dad, and inspiration for Jay Porter, on the right.
It is always a blessing to feel understood.
I could not be more pleased or honored to have Pleasantville reviewed in this Sunday’s Independent.
LOS ANGELES / APR 22
I’ll be at Skylight Books, 7:30 PM
HOUSTON / APR 27
I’ll be at Brazos Bookstore, 7 PM
LOS ANGELES / MAY 20
I’ll be at Vromans Bookstore in Pasadena, 7 PM