Lydia Millet and M.S. Coe at the American Legion

Saturday, April 13, 2024 - 7:00pm

Join us for an offsite event!

Bright Side Bookshop will be hosting a reading and discussion with Lydia Millet and M.S. Coe at the American Legion. This free event is sponsored by the Northern Arizona Book Festival. Learn more here.

Lydia Millet has written more than a dozen novels and story collections. Her novel A Children's Bible was a New York Times "Best 10 Books of 2020" selection and shortlisted for the National Book Award. In 2019 her story collection Fight No More received an Award of Merit from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and her collection Love in Infant Monkeys was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in 2010. She also writes essays, opinion pieces, book reviews, and other ephemera and has worked as an editor and staff writer at the Center for Biological Diversity since 1999. She lives in the desert outside Tucson with her family.

M. S. Coe has published two novels, New Veronia (Clash Books 2019) and The Formation of Calcium (Spurl Editions 2023). Stories are published in Antioch Review, Cosmonauts Avenue, Electric Literature, Nashville Review, Waxwing, and elsewhere. Coe earned an MFA from Cornell University and co-edits the small press Eggtooth Editions.

Event address: 
THE AMERICAN LEGION - Mark A. Moore Post 3
204 W Birch Ave
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
We Loved It All: A Memory of Life By Lydia Millet Cover Image
ISBN: 9781324073659
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 2nd, 2024

New Veronia By M. S. Coe Cover Image
ISBN: 9781944866327
Availability: Usually Ships in 2-5 Days
Published: Clash Books - November 19th, 2019