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Author! Author! presents Lisa See
Lisa See is an American writer and novelist. Her books include On Gold Mountain: The One-Hundred-Year Odyssey of My Chinese-American Family, Flower Net, The Interior, Dragon Bones, Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Peony in Love, Shanghai Girls, Dreams of Joy and her latest novel, China Dolls, released in June 2014.  Both Shanghai Girls and Snow Flower and the Secret Fan received honorable mentions from the Asian/Pacific American Awards for Literature.

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Author! Author! presents Alice Hoffman
Alice Hoffman is the New York Times bestselling author of The Dovekeepers and The Museum of Extraordinary Things.  She has written more than 30 works of fiction, including her just released novel The Marriage of Opposites. Other titles by Hoffman include: Practical Magic, The Red Garden, Aquamarine and the Oprah’s Book Club selection Here on Earth.  Her short fiction and nonfiction have appeared in The New York Times, The Boston Globe Magazine, Kenyon Review, The Los Angeles Times, Architectural Digest, Harvard Review, Ploughshares and other magazines.

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Individual Event Ticket
(on sale September 1)

General Admission: $25
Preferred Seating**: $75

SeriesTicket (subscription)
(all four author presentations)
General Admission: $80
Preferred Seating**: $260

*Special Event/Special Buy: Purchase your ticket for James McBride and the “Good Lord Bird Band” in addition to the Author! Author! literary series and receive the discounted price of $20!  James McBride tickets are all general admission and sell for $25 when purchased individually.

All seating for Author! Author! is open seating. You will be able to choose your seat when you arrive at the auditorium.

**Preferred seating tickets include preferred seating section in auditorium and an invitation to the private author reception.

All tickets are nonrefundable and cannot be exchanged.

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