Téa Obreht, INLAND

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  • Friday, Aug 23, 2019 7:00 PM



“A frontier tale dazzles with camels and wolves and two characters who never quite meet.”—Kirkus, starred review

Bookshop welcomes Téa Obreht—author of the National Book Award finalist and international, million-copy bestseller, The Tiger’s Wife, for a reading and discussion of her latest novel, INLAND—an epic journey across an unforgettable landscape, a stunning tale of perseverance and family, and a love letter to the complicated and glorious American West.

Téa Obreht is the author of The Tiger’s Wife, a finalist for the National Book Award and winner of the 2011 Orange Prize for Fiction. An international bestseller, it has sold over a million copies worldwide, with rights sold in 37 countries. Obreht was born in Belgrade, in the former Yugoslavia, in 1985 and has lived in the United States since the age of twelve. She currently lives in New York City and teaches at Hunter College.