Only nine days until “The Sandcastle Girls” Lucky ’13 Paperback Book Tour Begins

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Nine days from today it begins: “The Sandcastle Girls” Lucky ’13 Paperback Book Tour. 13 stops in 13 days in 2013. Please join me!DSC_3278

April 14
Fresno, California
College State University, Fresno
Armenian Studies Program
Leon and Pete Peters Educational Center Auditorium
(In student rec center, corner of Shaw and Woodrow Avenues)
5241 N. Maple Avenue
2:00 p.m.
Questions? (559) 224-5878

April 15
Vernon Hills, Illinois
Cook Memorial Library/Lake Forest Books
Sullivan Center
635 N. Aspen Drive
Registration requested
Call: (847) 362-2330

Arlington Heights, Illinois
Tuscan Market and Wine Shop
141 West Wing Street
6:30 p.m.
Registration required.
Call: (847) 392-9700

April 16
St. Louis, Missouri
St. Louis County Library Headquarters
1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
7:00 p.m.
Information: (314) 994-3300 (x-2280)

April 17
Streamboat Springs, Colorado
Bud Werner Memorial Library
“Literary Sojourn”
6:30 p.m.
Questions? (970) 367-4904

April 18
New York, New York
Columbia University Armenian Center and Columbia Teacher’s College
Horace Mann Hall
120th and Broadway
7:00 p.m.

April 19
Madison, Connecticut
R.J. Julia Book Group Lunch
With Kate Alcott, author of “The Dressmaker”
The Madison Beach Hotel.
11:30 a.m.
To reserve your seat (and your book), click here.

April 21
Bethesda, Maryland
Bethesda Literary Festival
Hyatt Regency Hotel
7400 Wisconsin Avenue
With Kate Alcott, author of “The Dressmaker”
12:30 p.m.

April 22
Baltimore, Maryland
“Baltimore Sun” Book Club Series
The Baltimore Sun
501 N. Calvert Street
Questions? (410) 332-6431
7:00 p.m.

April 23
Lincroft, New Jersey
Brookdale Community College
Warner Student Life Center
7:00 p.m.

April 24: Genocide Memorial Day —
Nahadagats Hishadagi Or

Southfield, Michigan
St. John Armenian Church Cultural Center
22201 Northwestern Highway
Information: (248) 569-3405
6:00 p.m — Book signing in the Vartan Room
7:00 p.m. — Requiem service
8:00 p.m. — Memorial dinner and program
9:00 p.m. — Additional book signing

April 25
Albany, New York
New York State Writers Institute
State University of New York
Ballroom, Campus Center
8:00 p.m.
Questions? Call (518) 442-5621.

April 26
Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
St. Sahag & St. Mesrob Armenian Apostolic Church
Memorial Hall
7:30 p.m.
Information: (610) 642-4212

Chris Bohjalian

Chris Bohjalian is the author of nineteen books, including his forthcoming novel, The Sleepwalker. His other novels include the New York Times bestsellers Midwives, The Sandcastle Girls, The Guest Room, and The Double Bind.