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The Story Center Speaker Series: Martha Hall Kelly

Mon, Apr 29 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Age Group
For adults


Story Center Event
The Story Center Branch
Registration Required


Join bestselling author Martha Hall Kelly as she discusses her latest book "Lost Roses." Kelly’s bestseller "Lilac Girls" introduced readers to real-life heroine Caroline Ferriday. Her new novel, set a generation earlier and inspired by true events, features Caroline’s mother, Eliza, and follows three equally indomitable women from St. Petersburg to Paris under the shadow of World War I. This event is offered in partnership with Rainy Day Books who will provide book sales, and a booksigning will follow Martha’s presentation. If you pre-order Lost Roses, you will receive a numbered ticket for the signing line. To pre-order books, please visit Registration is required.


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