Francine Prose

May 20 2011 7:30 pm

Friday, May 20, 7:30 PM
Author Francine Prose presents My New American Life

Reading, Reception & Signing

Hugely acclaimed author Francine Prose was born in Brooklyn and published her first novel at 26; since then she has received numerous awards for her work in fiction, children's literature and journalism, including the novels Blue Angel and A Changed Man and the New York Times nonfiction bestseller Reading Like A Writer. Her darkly comic new novel My New American Life turns Prose's satiric eye on the intersection of contemporary American culture and the immigrant experience. Set in the years following 9/11, the novel follows an Albanian immigrant who has landed a comfortable job as a nanny in the New Jersey suburbs; things get complicated when three of her countrymen appear on her employer's doorstep to ask a favor. Greenlight is honored to host Francine Prose with a reading and wine reception on this Friday evening.

ISBN-13: 9780061713767
Availability: May Not Be Available - Call for Details
Published: Harper, 5/2011

A Changed Man (Paperback)

ISBN-13: 9780060560034
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Published: Harper Perennial, 3/2006

ISBN-13: 9780060777050
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Published: Harper Perennial, 4/2007

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