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Events Wed Sep 19 2012

May We Shed These Human Bodies Book Release

Chicago press Curbside Splendor is releasing a new book, May We Shed These Human Bodies, by Washington, DC based author Amber Sparks. Although she is an East Coaster, the release is taking place here in Curbside's home town on Saturday, Sept. 22 with way too many great writers showing up in support.

Readers joining Sparks will include Chris Bower, Franki Elliot (Piano Rats) , Lindsay Hunter (Daddy's), James Tadd Adcox, Jac Jemc (My Only Wife), Tim Jones-Yelvington, Ben Tanzer (Lucky Man), Heather Marie Vernon and Daniella Olszewska.

Copies will be available at the event before the book's official October release. And if you buy a book the day of for $10, you get a complimentary shot of Maker's Mark.

The release happens at Cole's Bar in Logan Square, located at 2338 N. Milwaukee Ave., at 7pm.

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