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Salon@615 Special Edition with Angie Thomas
February 12 @ 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm CST$27.50
Angie Thomas was born, raised, and still lives in Jackson, Mississippi. A former teen rapper, she holds a BFA in creative writing from Belhaven University. Her award-winning, acclaimed debut novel, The Hate U Give, is a #1 New York Times bestseller and major motion picture from Fox 2000, starring Amandla Stenberg and directed by George Tillman, Jr. Her second novel, On the Come Up, will be published February 5, 2019. Thomas will discuss the novel in conversation with Cat Acree, deputy editor of BookPage magazine.
A book signing will follow at the conclusion of the event.
We are pleased to offer two ticket options for this event. A Standard with Book ticket costs $27.50 and includes one copy of On the Come Up, which can be signed by the author after the event. Enter the code RISE and add two Standard with Book tickets to your cart to receive the second ticket for $10. While supplies last! Please note that discounted tickets do NOT include a copy of On the Come Up. Only one discounted ticket per full-price ticket may be purchased. Discount cannot be applied to previously purchased tickets. Additional books will be available for purchase at the event.