THIS WEEK IN JANUARY

  1. Wednesday Feb 15 LARA ELENA DONNELLY DEBUTS SPY NOVEL WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15; 7 PM LARA ELENA DONNELLY will introduce her novel, Amberlough. It’s as if LeCarre meets Cabaret in this debut spy thriller as a gay double-agent schemes to protect his smuggler lover during the rise of a fascist...
  2. Thursday Feb 16 JESSICA GARRETT MAKES SCIENCE FUN! THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16; 6:30 PM Former science teacher JESSICA GARRETT will discuss her book, Oh, Ick: 114 Science Experiments Guaranteed to Gross You Out! She helps young people discover there is science behind absolutely everything – including burps, earwax, and...
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LARA ELENA DONNELLY DEBUTS SPY NOVEL

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15; 7 PM

LARA ELENA DONNELLY will introduce her novel, Amberlough. It’s as if LeCarre meets Cabaret in this debut spy thriller as a gay double-agent schemes to protect his smuggler lover during the rise of a fascist government coup. Covert agent Cyril DePaul and Aristide Makricosta suit each other. Aristide turns a blind eye to Cyril’s clandestine affairs, and Cyril keeps his lover’s moonlighting job as a smuggler under wraps. Enter streetwise Cordelia Lehane, a top dancer at the Bumble Bee Cabaret and Aristide’s runner, and you have three people who will struggle to survive the fascist revolution using whatever means and people necessary, including each other. Lesson learned: Trust no one with anything – especially in Amberlough City. TOR

Lara Elena Donnelly's work has been published in Icarus, Strange Horizons, Grim Corps, and Mythic Delirium..She has been a professional fire performer, belly dancer, and has knowledge of aerial acrobatics and burlesque, which helped her create the decadent night life of Amberlough.

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