The Elliott Bay Book Company presents:
The City We Became
Wed, Apr 1 at 7:30pm
While N.K. Jemison's in person tour has been cancelled, we are in the process of setting up a virtual tour event with the author. Tickets include a copy of The City We Became and an exclusive, online event and chat with N.K. Jemisin. Books will be shipped for no extra charge (within the Continental U.S. only).
Please share your shipping address with us when you buy tickets!!
Ticketholders will receive an email with the link and information shortly before the event date: April 1, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. Pacific Time.
Please join us for an evening with Hugo Award winning author N.K. Jemisin, who will speak about her book, The City We Became. This evening is expected to include a reading, an audience Q&A and a booksigning (see details below).
Five New Yorkers must come together to defend their city from an ancient evil in this stunning new novel by Hugo Award-winner and NYT bestselling author N. K. Jemisin. Every great city has a soul. Some are as ancient as myths, and others are as new and destructive as children. New York City? She's got six. But every city also has a dark side. A roiling, ancient evil stirs in the halls of power, threatening to destroy the city and her six newborn avatars unless they can come together and stop it once and for all.
N. K. Jemisin is the first author in history to win three consecutive Best Novel Hugo Awards, all for her Broken Earth trilogy. Her work has also won the Nebula, Locus, and Goodreads Choice Awards. She has been a reviewer for the New York Times Book Review, and an instructor for the Clarion and Clarion West writing workshops. In her spare time she is a gamer and gardener, and she is also single-handedly responsible for saving the world from King Ozzymandias, her dangerously intelligent ginger cat, and his phenomenally destructive sidekick Magpie.
N.K. Jemison will sign up to three books purchased at the event as well as up to three books brought from home by attendees.
For more from N. K. Jemisin, check out:
The Inheritance Trilogy The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms The Broken Kingdoms The Kingdom of Gods
The Inheritance Trilogy (omnibus edition) Shades in Shadow: An Inheritance Triptych (e-only short fiction) The Awakened Kingdom (e-only novella)
Dreamblood Duology The Killing Moon The Shadowed Sun
The Dreamblood Duology (omnibus)
The Broken Earth The Fifth Season The Obelisk Gate The Stone Sky
How Long 'til Black Future Month? (short story collection)