Tacos & Tornadoes with A.S. King

Tacos & Tornadoes
With A.S. King

Sunday, Oct. 9, 1pm

Launching her newest book- Still Life With Tornado

tornadoA heartbreaking story of a talented teenage artist’s surreal awakening to the horrifically unoriginal brokenness of her family from critically acclaimed award winner A.S. King.

Sarah can’t draw. This is a problem, because as long as she can remember, she has “done the art.” She thinks she’s having an existential crisis. And she might be right; she does keep running into past and future versions of herself as she explores the urban ruins of Philadelphia. Or maybe she’s finally waking up to the tornado that is her family, the tornado that six years ago sent her once-beloved older brother flying across the country for a reason she can’t quite recall. After decades of staying together “for the kids” and building a family on a foundation of lies and violence, Sarah’s parents have reached the end. Now Sarah must come to grips with years spent sleepwalking in the ruins of their toxic marriage. As Sarah herself often observes, nothing about her pain is remotely original—and yet it still hurts.

RSVPs required as space will be limited. Email Sam@AaronsBooks.com with number attending and number of books to reserve.
If you can not attend the party and would like a personalized book, pre-order HERE

All pre-order books are 15% off through Oct. 6

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