Date: Saturday, March 3, 2018
Reservation deadline: February 28, 2018
Location: Michaels of Shoreline in Mountain View
Cost: $51.80 (PayPal will add a $1.80 transaction fee per ticket. So the cost is $51.80)
Our ninth Authors Luncheon in support of our Tech Trek camper sponsorships will feature a panel of three authors the panel moderated by local author Tad Williams.
Karen Joy Fowler is the author of We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves: A Novel. The heartbreaking story of two sisters, Rosemary and Fern, and a secret that turns the family upside down, it was shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker Prize and winner of the 2014 PEN/Faulkner Award. Fowler is also author of bestseller The Jane Austen Book Club, four other novels and four short story collections.
Maggie Shen King’s debut novel An Excess Male is about a future China dealing with the ‘Bounty’ of unmarried males and about ordinary people battling the corruption of their leadership. It is a Washington Post Top 5 Science Fiction and Fantasy Novel of 2017.
Robin Sloan’s much-anticipated new book, Sourdough: A Novel, deals with both bread baking and technology. He has written a whimsical and fun book that treats humorously both the personalities involved in the world of fine dining and the world of farmers’ markets. It was named one of the best books of 2017 by NPR, San Francisco Chronicle, Barnes & Noble and Southern Living.