Melanie Thorne will read and sign her highly praised new novel, Hand Me Down.
In the voice-driven style of Dorothy Allison and Janet Fitch, Hand Me Down relates the unforgettable tale of a girl who travels between California and Utah in search of her true family.
"Hand Me Down is a compelling, intelligently contemporized version of a traditional coming-of-age story full of family betrayals old and new." --Pam Houston, bestselling author of Cowboys are My Weakness
Melanie Thorne earned her M.A. in creative writing from the University of California, Davis, where she was awarded the Alva Englund Fellowship and the Maurice Prize in Fiction. She lives in northern California. Hand Me Down is her first novel. del.icio.us Facebook Google StumbleUpon Twitter Yahoo
Location: Street: 1511 South 1500 East City: Salt Lake City, Province: Utah Postal Code: 84105 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)