Elise Bryant in conversation with Alison Wisdom

Elise Bryant is the NAACP Image Award-nominated author of Happily Ever AftersOne True Loves, and Reggie and Delilah's Year of Falling. For many years, Elise had the joy of working as a special education teacher, and now she spends her days reading, writing, and eating dessert. She lives with her husband and two daughters in Long Beach, California. You can visit her online at www.elisebryant.com.

Born, raised, and based in Houston, Texas, Alison Wisdom has an MFA from the Vermont College of Fine Arts, received a novel-writing grant from Wedgwood Circle, and was a finalist for this year's Rona Jaffe Award. She has attended Tin House and the Lighthouse Writers Workshop, where she was a finalist for the Emerging Writers Fellowship. Alison's short stories have been published in Ploughshares, Electric Literature, The Rumpus, Indiana Review, and more.
 


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Friday, July 12, 2024 - 6:30pm

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Houston, TX 77005
It's Elementary By Elise Bryant Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780593640784
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Published: Berkley - July 9th, 2024

A fast-paced, completely delightful new mystery about what happens when parents get a little too involved in their kids' schools, from NAACP Image Award nominee Elise Bryant.


The Burning Season: A Novel By Alison Wisdom Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780063097582
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Published: Harper Perennial - July 5th, 2022

ONE OF GLAMOUR'S BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

"This masterful novel combines readable, lyrical prose with a compelling plot and complex characters. . . . Wisdom weaves these tangled threads with overarching themes of how the patriarchy controls women’s minds and bodies." —Booklist (Starred Review)


We Can Only Save Ourselves: A Novel By Alison Wisdom Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062996145
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 2nd, 2021

"Alison Wisdom's addictive, down-the-rabbit-hole debut reads like The Girls by way of The Virgin Suicides, with an extra dash of Cheever's unsettling suburbia.