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Brian Malloy Book Launch

Creative Writing Program Adjunct Professor Brian Malloy’s new novel "After Francesco" (available May 25, 2021) is a featured Publishers Marketplace Buzz Book for 2021! Buzz Books 2021 presents an insider’s look at the buzziest books due out this spring season. Such major bestselling authors as Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney, Jean Hanff Korelitz, Lisa Scottoline, and Tia Williams are featured, along with literary greats Leila Slimani and Viet Thanh Nguyen, a Pulitzer Prize-winner.

The After Francesco virtual (Zoom) launch is hosted by Quatrefoil Library and Moon Palace Books. Joining Brian will be award-winning writer Christopher Bram (Gods and Monsters, Eminent Outlaws: The Gay Writers Who Changed America) and past Star Tribune Arts Editor Claude Peck.