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Join Anderson’s Bookshop for an event to celebrate “Chase Darkness With Me” by Billy Jensen!
Anderson’s Bookshop is proud to welcome back Louise Penny to celebrate her latest Chief Inspector Gamache novel A Better Man! A portion of the evening’s proceeds will benefit the Sounds Good Choir, a local dementia care organization.
Catastrophic spring flooding, blistering attacks in the media, and a mysterious disappearance greet Chief Inspector Armand Gamache as he returns to the Sûreté du Québec in the latest novel by #1 New York Times bestselling author Louise Penny.
Ticket for one person: $35 ($37.74 w/service fee)
This ticket admits one person and includes one copy of the new book
Ticket package for two: $45.00 ($48.24 w/service fee)
This ticket package admits two people and includes one copy of the new book
This is a presentation and Q&A event. Each ticket includes a pre-signed copy of the new book and admits one or two people.
There are no assigned seats for this event. Please carefully note the event start time and plan to arrive before that time. We cannot guarantee the length of time that any author will be with us.
Here’s what you get with each ticket:
Admittance for one or two people, depending on the ticket type
A pre-signed copy of “A Better Man” handed to you when you arrive
A presentation or book talk
Here’s what you shouldn’t expect:
A signing line
A photo in the signing line
A personalization (your name in the book)
See you there!
PLEASE NOTE that this event follows the author’s and publisher’s wishes and may mean limits on photos and the number of signed or personalized books. Anderson’s Bookshop is not responsible for changes made by the author to the guidelines prior to or during the event. Your understanding is appreciated.
Tickets are non-refundable. If you miss the event, in order to receive your book you will need to contact us within 30 days of the event.
More about the book:
Its Gamaches first day back as head of the homicide department, a job he temporarily shares with his previous second-in-command, Jean-Guy Beauvoir. Flood waters are rising across the province. In the middle of the turmoil a father approaches Gamache, pleading for help in finding his daughter.
As crisis piles upon crisis, Gamache tries to hold off the encroaching chaos, and realizes the search for Vivienne Godin should be abandoned. But with a daughter of his own, he finds himself developing a profound, and perhaps unwise, empathy for her distraught father.
Increasingly hounded by the question, how would you feel, he resumes the search.
As the rivers rise, and the social media onslaught against Gamache becomes crueler, a body is discovered. And in the tumult, mistakes are made.
In the next novel in this constantly surprising series that deepens and darkens as it evolves (New York Times Book Review), Gamache must face a horrific possibility, and a burning question.
What would you do if your child’s killer walked free?
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