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“The Call is the only book I’ve read by Yannick Murphy, but it has made me a fan ... It was a total unexpected pleasure.”
– Librarian Nancy Pearl discussing The Call in her webinar Nancy Pearl Presents: Books that Make Great Gifts

Yannick Murphy is the author of the novels, THE CALL, SIGNED, MATA HARI, HERE THEY COME, and THE SEA OF TREES. Her story collections include STORIES IN ANOTHER LANGUAGE and IN A BEAR’S EYE. Her children’s books include THE COLD WATER WITCH, BABY POLAR, and AHWOOOOOOOO!. She is the recipient of various awards including a Whiting Writer’s Award, a National Endowment for the Arts award, a Chesterfield Screenwriting award and her story IN A BEAR’S EYE was recently published in the 2007 O. Henry Prize Stories.

Readings & Book Signings

Yannick Murphy Reads from the The Call
Monday, October 1, 2012

The Bard College Innovative Contemporary Fiction Reading Series presents acclaimed novelist Yannick Murphy reading from her most recent novel, The Call, introduced by Conjunctions editor and Bard literature professor Bradford Morrow. Q&A to follow. Free and open to the public; no tickets required.
Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Campus Center, Weis Cinema
Contact: Micaela Morrissette, mmorriss@bard.edu, 845-758-7054
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Town of Esopus Library
Canal Street Author Series
Monday, October 1, 2012

Yannick joins us for a reading of some of her work and to discuss the process of writing and getting published, as well as answer any questions the audience may have. Free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase and signing by the author.
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal Street, Port Ewen, NY 12466 (view map)
Contact: 845-338-5580, www.esopuslibrary.org