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Salem Author Brunonia Barry at The House of the Seven Gables

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 18, THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES, 6PM

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The Salem Lit Fest 2015 concludes with the last installment of the “Seven Lectures at Seven Gables” series. The House of the Seven Gables welcomes back New York Times bestselling author, Brunonia Barry, for a lecture on her book, The Map of True Places.  Set in Boston and Salem, this well-crafted novel is immersive and beautifully written. The book explores the process of finding one’s true place in the world. This is the second novel by the author of The Lace Reader. Join us for this exciting lecture.

Brunonia Barry is the New York Times and international best selling author of The Lace Reader and The Map of True Places. Her work has been translated into more than thirty languages. She was the first American author to win the International Women’s Fiction Festival’s Baccante Award and was a past recipient of Ragdale Artists’ Colony’s Strnad Invitational Fellowship as well as the winner of New England Book Festival’s award for Best Fiction. Her new book, The Fifth Petal, will be released by Crown in January 2017.

ADMISSION: House of the Seven Gables members: Free, Non-Members: $7.00, groups and clubs please email groups@7gables.org, or call 978-744-0991 ext. 104