It seems that talented authors keep good company. Katie Kitamura's first novel The Longshot was a finalist for the New York Public Library Young Lions Fiction Award. Her husband Hari Kunzru was named one of Granta Magazine's "20 Best British Novelists".
We are lucky enough to host both decorated authors in the park this Wednesday at the second to last Word for Word Author event of the summer. Each will be in theBryant Park Reading Room sponsored by HSBC to promote a their own new works of fiction, what excellent timing! Kitamura's second novel is called Gone to the Forest, and Kunzru will be talking about Gods without Men. Word for Word Author Wednesdays, 12:30pm - 2:30pm May 16 - August 22 Bryant Park Reading Room sponsored by HSBC