Merrick Library Wednesday Afternoon Book Discussion
proudly presents debut author,
Join us as Lauren discusses her compelling debut novel,
"The Wonder Garden"
Wednesday, November 2nd at 2:30pm
She'll be here!
Don't miss it!
Copies available at the Circulation Desk.
Lauren Acampora's debut collection of linked stories, The Wonder Garden, was published in May 2015 by Grove Atlantic. It was named a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection and an Indie Next selection, and was chosen as one of the best books of the year by Amazon and NPR. It won the GLCA New Writers Award and was a finalist for the New England Book Award. Lauren's short fiction has also appeared in publications such as The Paris Review, Missouri Review, Prairie Schooner, New England Review, Antioch Review, and Day One. She is a graduate of Brown University and holds an MFA from Brooklyn College.
Raised in Connecticut, she now lives in Westchester County, New York, with her husband, artist Thomas Doyle, and their daughter.