Alexandra Burt & Hester Young

Alexandra Burt will sign and discuss The Good Daughter (Berkley; $16).

Alexandra Burt is a freelance translator and the international bestselling author of Remember Mia. Born in Europe, she moved to Texas twenty years ago. While pursuing literary translations, she decided to tell her own stories. After years of writing classes and gluttonous reading, her short fiction appeared in fiction journals and literary reviews. She lives in Texas with her husband and daughter.

 

Hester Young will sign and discuss her debut novel, The Shimmering Road (Putnam; $26).

Hester Young holds a master's degree in English with a creative writing concentration from the University of Hawaii at Manoa, and her short stories have appeared in magazines such as Hawai'i Review. Before turning to writing full-time, she worked as a teacher in Arizona and New Hampshire. Young lives in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, with her husband and their two children.

Event date: 

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 6:30pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
The Good Daughter Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780451488114
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Published: Berkley Books - February 7th, 2017

From the author of Remember Mia comes the tale of a young woman in search of her past, and the mother who will do anything to keep it hidden...

What if you were the worst crime your mother ever committed?


The Shimmering Road Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780399174018
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - February 14th, 2017

A pulse-pounding mystery from the author of The Gates of Evangeline featuring Charlotte "Charlie" Cates, an unforgettable heroine whose dark visions bring to light secrets that will save or destroy those around her . . .


The Gates of Evangeline Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780425283172
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - September 6th, 2016

A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2015
A Suspense Magazine Best Book of 2015

From a unique new talent comes a fast-paced debut, introducing a heroine whose dark visions bring to light secrets that will heal or destroy those around her . . .


Remember Mia Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780425278406
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Published: Berkley Books - July 7th, 2015

Like Girl on the Train and Gone Girl, Remember Mia is a riveting psychological suspense, exploring what happens when a young mother's worst nightmare becomes devastatingly real...

First I remember the darkness.
Then I remember the blood.
I don't know where my daughter is.