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Mar
11
FEATURE EVENT! Bestselling Author of Eats, Shoots, and Leaves, Lynne Truss, Brings Us Cat Out of Hell
The Fountain Bookstore, Inc., Wednesday, March 11 at 1:43pm
I LOVE THIS WOMAN AND I LOVE THIS BOOK! - Kelly, owner of Fountain

Acclaimed New York Times bestselling author Lynne Truss (Eats, Shoots & Leaves) is back with a mesmerizing and hilarious tale of cats and murder.

Lynne Truss is the author of Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation, which spent 45 weeks on the New York Times hardcover bestseller list—3 at #1—and was the USA Today Book of the Year 2004, and Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World Today, or, Six Good Reasons to Stay at Home and Bolt the Door, which was also a New York Times bestseller. Her children’s book Eats, Shoots & Leaves: Why, Commas Really Do Make a Difference spent 7 weeks on the New York Times children’s bestseller list—4 at #1—and was a Book Sense Book of the Year Honor Book, as well as a KidsReads.com Best Book of the Year.

Location: Street: 1312 E. Cary St. City: Richmond, Province: Virginia Postal Code: 23219-4118 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Mar
19
Phoenix | Lynne Truss | Cat Out of Hell
Changing Hands Bookstore, Thursday, March 19 at 7pm
7PM THURSDAY, MARCH 19 Lynne Truss: Cat Out of Hell LOCATION: PHOENIX

The grammatical guru behind the #1 international bestseller Eats, Shoots and Leaves visits with her new novel, a humorous tale of cats, mystery, and murder.

For people who both love and hate cats comes the tale of Dr. "Wiggy" Winterton, a librarian who finds himself suddenly alone: he's just lost his job, his beloved wife has just died, and to top it all off, his sister has disappeared. Overcome by grief, he stands in his sister's kitchen staring at the only witness to what's happened to her—her cat, Roger. Who then speaks to him. It takes a while for Wiggy to realize he's not gone mad from grief, that the cat is actually speaking . . . and that much of what we fear about cats is true. They do think they're smarter than humans, for one thing, and, well, it seems they are! What's more, they do have nine lives. Or at least this one does: Roger's older than Methuselah, and his unblinking stare comes from the fact that he's seen it all. And he's got a tale to tell, a tale of shocking local history and dark forces that may link not only the death of Wiggy's wife, but also several other local deaths, as well as the disappearance of his sister. But will the cat help Wiggy, or is he one of the dark forces?

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Lynne Truss is the author of the New York Times bestseller Talk to the Hand, and The Lynne Truss Treasury, and Eats, Shoots & Leaves, for which she won Britainas Book of the Year Award and has sold over three million copies worldwide. Truss is a regular host on BBC Radio 4, a Times (London) columnist, and the author of numerous radio comedy dramas.

Location: Street: 300 West Camelback Road City: Phoenix, Province: Arizona Postal Code: 85013 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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