Books & Books and Miami Book Fair present…
A Virtual Evening with
& CHRISTOPHER BUCKLEY
Nightshade: A Novel
Wednesday, September 23, *5pm
*Our guests will join us LIVE from England, so we’re starting a little earlier than usual this time.
“Walking across London after dark, an artist reviews her past and fears the future in McAfee’s pitch-black new novel. A brilliant character study encased in a gripping plot with a fabulous final twist.” – Kirkus Starred Review
Annalena McAfee is joined by her friend and fellow writer Christopher Buckley for a free-wheeling conversation about ambition, artistic truth, betrayal, the consequences of fame and the devastating price of love. Join us!
ANNALENA McAFEE was born in London and was educated at Essex University. She is the author of Hame and The Spoiler. McAfee worked in newspapers for more than three decades. She was arts and literary editor of the Financial Times and founded the Guardian Review, which she edited for six years. She lives in Gloucestershire with her husband, the writer Ian McEwan.
CHRISTOPHER BUCKLEYis a novelist, essayist, humorist, critic, magazine editor, and memoirist. His books include Thank You for Smoking, The Judge Hunter, Make Russia Great Again, and The Relic Master. He worked as a merchant seaman and White House speechwriter. He has written for many newspapers and magazines and has lectured in over seventy cities around the world. He was awarded the Thurber Prize for American Humor and the Washington Irving Medal for Literary Excellence.