LOIS WALDEN is a writer, singer, songwriter, librettist, record producer, performer, and teaching artist. Her novels include One More Stop (a Lambda Literary Awards finalist) and Afterworld.
She was the lyricist for American Dreams Lost and Found, based on the book by Studs Terkel, and worked as a television writer in Hollywood with many major artists including Dionne Warwick and Jane...
POROCHISTA KHAKPOUR was born in Tehran in 1978 and raised in the greater Los Angeles area. Her debut novel Sons and Other Flammable Objects was a New York Times “Editor’s Choice” and 2007 California Book Award winner.
Her second novel, The Last Illusion, was a Kirkus Best Book of 2014, a Buzzfeed Best Fiction Book, and an NPR Best Book of 2014, among many honors. Her essays, features,...
Just in time for Mothers Day,
Alice Eve Cohen reads from her new memoir, THE YEAR MY MOTHER CAME BACK. Elle
magazine calls it “A wry, magical memoir
about the transcendent power of mother-daughter love.” Author Abigail
Thomas says it is “A perfect book. I want
to tell everyone, every mother, every daughter, to read it.”
Thirty years after
her death, Alice Eve Cohen's mother appears to her,...