The Book Cellar
The Book Cellar is thrilled to celebrate the launch of Kayla Ancrum's new YA book, Darling, with a virtual event! Amelia Brunskill will be joining as the conversation partner.
Event is free, but pre-registration is required. Please e-mail email@example.com with the subject line "Kayla Ancrum RSVP" to reserve a spot. Access information will be sent to you the day of the event.
About Kayla Ancrum: K. Ancrum is the author of the award-winning thriller The Wicker King and the interstellar lesbian romance The Weight of the Stars. Ancrum is a Chicago native passionate about diversity and representation in young adult fiction. She currently writes most of her work in the lush gardens of the Chicago Art Institute.
About Darling: Darling, a post-modern retelling of Peter Pan in modern day Chicago, in which Wendy Darling follows Peter and his Lost Boys through the city’s nightlife and underbelly, only to discover that Peter isn’t what he seems…and the Lost Boys are in more trouble than they realize.
About Amelia Brunskill: Amelia Brunskill was born in Melbourne, Australia, but she grew up mostly in Washington state where she picked a lot of blackberries, read a lot of books and failed to properly appreciate the epic beauty of the mountains and the Pacific ocean. She earned her bachelor’s degrees in psychology and art from the University of Washington and her master’s in information studies from the University of Texas at Austin. She now lives in Chicago, where she eats as much Thai food as possible and works as a librarian. The Window is her debut novel.
About The Window: After Jess Cutter’s twin sister, Anna, dies in what appears to be a tragic accident, Jess becomes obsessed with tracking down the identity of Anna’s secret boyfriend.