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News Tue May 18 2010

Stop Smiling Reading, New Book Announced

listen-to-the-echoes.jpgStop Smiling Books, the publishing house risen from the ashes of the magazine by the same name, will be hosting a reading in its storefront at 1371 N. Milwaukee Ave. this Thursday, May 20, at 7pm. Joshua Cohen, author of Witz, and Jesse Ball, author of Samedi the Deafness and The Way Through Doors, will read, and Cohen will participate in a Q&A with the audience.
The event is free, but they request that you RSVP.

Stop Smiling also announced that their second release will be Listen to the Echoes: The Ray Bradbury Interviews by journalist, author and lifelong Bradbury fan Sam Weller. Its official release date is June 29.

 
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