Emily Colin, "The Dream Keeper's Daughter" @ The Regulator Bookshop, Durham [17 August]

Emily Colin, "The Dream Keeper's Daughter"


22
17
August
19:00 - 20:00

 Facebook event page
The Regulator Bookshop
720 9th St, Durham, North Carolina 27705
The Regulator welcomes NYTimes bestselling author — and FORMER REGULATOR STAFFER! — Emily Colin («The Memory Thief») for a reading and signing of her new book, «The Dream Keeper’s Daughter,» about an extraordinary time-bending journey from present-day South Carolina to historical 19th-century Barbados.

Eight years after the unsolved disappearance of her boyfriend Max Adair, archaeologist Isabel Griffin has managed to rebuild with her young daughter, Finn — her last tie to Max. But after a series of strange incidents, Isabel begins to wonder if Max might still be alive somewhere, trying to communicate with her. Max has slipped through time and place, landing on his ancestral family plantation in 1816 Barbados, on the eve of a historic slave uprising. As Isabel searches for answers, Max must figure out not only how to survive the violence to come, but how to get back to his own century, the woman he loves, and the daughter he has only met in his dreams.

“Colin is an author to watch and savor.” –Booklist

EMILY COLIN'S debut novel, «The Memory Thief,» has been a New York Times bestseller and a Target Emerging Authors Pick. Colin’s diverse life experience includes selling books at The Regulator Bookshop, organizing a Coney Island tattoo and piercing show, hauling fish at the Dolphin Research Center in the Florida Keys, roaming New York City as an itinerant teenage violinist, helping launch two small publishing companies, and serving as the associate director of DREAMS of Wilmington, a nonprofit dedicated to immersing youth in need in the arts. Originally from Brooklyn, she lives in Wilmington with her family.
Discussion
image
Only registered users may comment.
Pass a quick registration or authorization.

Upcoming events @ The Regulator Bookshop:

Odie Lindsey, "We Come to Our Senses: Stories"
The Regulator Bookshop
Where's WALDO Scavenger Hunt & Party
The Regulator Bookshop
Dawn Reno Langley, "The Mourning Parade: A Novel"
The Regulator Bookshop
M Dressler, " The Last to See Me"
The Regulator Bookshop
Michael Hardt, "Assembly"
The Regulator Bookshop
Daren Wang, "The Hidden Light of Northern Fires"
The Regulator Bookshop
Wiley Cash, "The Last Ballad"
The Regulator Bookshop

The most anticipated events in Raleigh :

Hank Williams Jr. and Lynyrd Skynyrd
Coastal Credit Union Music Park
Bruno Mars: 24K Magic World Tour
PNC Arena
Mary J. Blige: Strength of a Woman Tour
Red Hat Amphitheater
AfterHours: Adult Summer Camp
Museum of Life and Science
Ed Sheeran
PNC Arena
Black August in the Park 2017
Durham Central Park
Zac Brown Band Live in Raleigh, NC
Coastal Credit Union Music Park
Sam Hunt - Raleigh, NC
Coastal Credit Union Music Park
Ms. Lauryn Hill & Nas, plus special guests
Red Hat Amphitheater
Sam Hunt 15 In A 30 Tour
Coastal Credit Union Music Park