Date: August 4, 2017 Time: 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Event Description Sherman Alexie's new memoir, "You Don't Have to Say You Love Me", goes on sale June 13th. We are thrilled to welcome Sherman back to Moscow on his book tour, on Friday, August 4th, at 7:30pm, at the University of Idaho's Hartung Theatre. Each copy of the book you buy from BookPeople of Moscow entitles you to one ticket for Sherman's author event; tickets will not be for sale and seating is limited. If we have any leftover seats available they will be first come, first served on the night of the event. Visit www.bookpeopleofmoscow.com to order the book online, or stop in at the store in person to pick up your copy. Thank you! Winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, the PEN/Malamud Award for Short Fiction, a PEN/Hemingway Citation for Best First Fiction, and the National Book Award for Young People's Literature, Sherman Alexie is a poet, short story writer, novelist, and performer. He has published 26 books including his soon to be released memoir, "You Don't Have to Say You Love Me", his first picture book, "Thunder Boy Jr", and young adult novel, "The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian", all from Little, Brown Books: "What I've Stolen, What I've Earned", a book of poetry, from Hanging Loose Press: and Blasphemy: New and Selected Stories, from Grove Press. He has also published the 20th Anniversary edition of his classic book of stories, The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven. Smoke Signals, the movie he wrote and co-produced, won the Audience Award and Filmmakers Trophy at the 1998 Sundance Film Festical. A Spokane/Coeur d'Alene Indian, Alexie grew up in Wellpinit, Washington, on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Alexie has been an urban Indian since 1994 and lives in Seattle with his family.