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THISBE NISSEN & JAY BARON NICORVO at Opera Plaza

Our Lady of the Prairie and The Standard Grand cover images

Husband and wife Thisbe Nissen and Jay Baron Nicorvo join us at Books Inc. Opera Plaza for a discussion of their respective critically-acclaimed novels, Our Lady of the Prairie and The Standard Grand

Set in the seething political climate of a contentious election, Thisbe Nissen's new novel is sexy, smart, and razor-sharp--a freight train barreling through the heart of the land and the land of the heart.

Jay Baron Nicorvo's The Standard Grand confronts a glaring cultural omission: the absence of women in our war stories. Like the best of its characters--who aspire more to goodness than greatness--this American novel hopes to darn a hole or two in the frayed national fabric.

Event date: 
Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Books Inc.
601 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA
Books: 
Our Lady of the Prairie Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781328662071
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - January 23rd, 2018

The Standard Grand: A Novel Cover Image
$34.99
ISBN: 9781250108944
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: St. Martin's Press - April 25th, 2017

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