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Anne Valente Signing for “By Light We Knew Our Names”

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Date(s) - 11/11/2014
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Subterranean Books

Reading and Signing with Anne Valente for BY LIGHT WE KNEW OUR NAMES Tues, Nov 11, 6pm at Subterranean Books.

For more info or to pre-order a copy look here http://store.subbooks.com/event/anne-valente-signing-light-we-knew-our-names-nov-13.

Copies of BY LIGHT WE KNEW OUR NAMES will be available for purchase and signing at the event. If you are unable to attend but would like a signed copy just let us know.

From ghosts to pink dolphins to a fight club of young women who practice beneath the Alaskan aurora borealis, By Light We Knew Our Names examines the beauty and heartbreak of the world we live in. Across thirteen stories, this collection explores the thin border between magic and grief.

Anne Valente’s fiction appears in Hayden’s Ferry Review, Ninth Letter, The Journal and Redivider, among others, and her essays appear in The Washington Post and The Believer. She is also the author of the fiction chapbook, An Elegy for Mathematics (Origami Zoo Press, 2013). Winner of Copper Nickel’s 2012 Fiction Prize, her work was listed as notable in Best American Non-Required Reading 2011. Originally from St. Louis, she currently lives in the Midwest.