Succeed2gether's Montclair Literary Festival is thrilled to welcome iconic author Isabel Allende to a pre-festival event in Montclair on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, to discuss her latest novel, A Long Petal of the Sea, a masterful work of historical fiction about hope, exile, and belonging.
This epic novel, spanning decades and crossing continents, follows two young people as they flee the aftermath of the Spanish Civil War in search of a place to call home.
Tickets ($40) will include a copy of A Long Petal of the Sea or Largo pétalo de mar, the Spanish edition of the novel. Books will be pre-signed by the author. The VIP admission ($100) includes a post-event cocktail party, priority entry and reserved seating. Tickets available bit.ly/2RkoTIZ
Isabel Allende's first novel, The House of the Spirits, established her as one of the most esteemed storytellers of her time. She is the highest-selling Spanish language author in the world, with over 75 million copies of her books in print.
This event is a fundraiser for Montclair-based non-profit Succeed2gether, which offers free after-school one-on-one tutoring and enrichment classes with the aim of closing the education opportunity gap in Essex County. Succeed2gether's fourth annual Montclair Literary Festival will take place March 25 to 29, 2020. Visit succeed2gether.org/montclair-literary-festival/ for more details of the program, which will feature more than 100 authors.
Address: 40 South Fullerton Ave
Venue: The Sanctuary, First Congregational Church
Zip Code: 07042
Contact Person: Succeed2gether's Montclair Literary Festival