Summer Arts to host New York Times best-selling authors

Terese Marie Mailhot and Lidia Yuknavitch

Join famed authors Terese Marie Mailhot and Lidia Yuknavitch at 7 p.m., Saturday, July 20, at the John Wright Theatre for an evening of readings from their acclaimed memoirs. Tickets are $15 general, $12 students/seniors, and children 12 and under are free.

Mailhot is the author of the best-selling book, “Heart Berries: A Memoir,” which was featured on the New York Times “Editor’s Choice” and the Barnes and Noble “Discover Great New Writers Selection.”

National best-selling author Yuknavitch is the author of novels “The Book of Joan,” “The Small Backs of Children,” “Dora: A Headcase,” and the critically acclaimed memoir, “The Chronology of Water.” 

NOTE: This event may contain adult themes and may not be suitable for all audiences.

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