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An Evening with Frances de Pontes Peebles

  • Walls of Books 3325 Georgia Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, 20010 United States (map)

Join us at our pop-up partner, Walls of Books, on Satuday, Dec. 15, from 6-7 p.m. for a reading with Q&A with Frances de Pontes Peebles, author of Duende Fall Favorite The Air You Breathe, a powerful story of two friends in 1930s Brazil. Oprah Magazine says of the novel: “Echoes of Elena Ferrante resound in this sumptuous saga.”

Frances de Pontes Peebles is the author of the novel The Seamstress, which was translated into nine languages and won the Elle Grand Prix for fiction, the Friends of American Writers Award, and the James Michener-Copernicus Society of America Fellowship. Born in Pernambuco, Brazil, she is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop.

Event is free & open to the public, but RSVP is required here.