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Wold Newton Reading Series: Cat Valente

    11/21/2010 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
    The Wold Newton Reading Extravaganza presents: The Habitation of the Blessed Launch Party with Catherynne Valente and featuring medieval multimedia, burlesque belly-dancing, and musical madness! Catherynne M. Valente will read from her newest novel, The Habitation of the Blessed, a journey into the medieval myth of Prester John. Brian Slattery and the West Constantinople Squeezebox All-Stars return to the Wold to provide the soundtrack while Jezebel Wood, Mary Cyn, and Katie Lennon will perform belly dancing and burlesque. Hosted by Edward Champion and Eric Rosenfield. Facebook RSVP.
    The Habitation of the Blessed Cover Image
    $14.99
    ISBN: 9781597801997
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Night Shade Books - October 1st, 2010

    Brother Hiob of Luzern, on missionary work in The East on the eve of the 18th century, stumbles across a miraculous tree whose fruits are books which chronicle the Kingdom of Prester John.