Joe Posnanski, The Life and Afterlife of Harry Houdini, with Linda Holmes

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Questions? Contact us at tickets@eastcitybookshop.com. The space currently occupied by our bookstore is unfortunately accessible only via stairs. Built before the American Disabilities Act became law in 1990, the store's events space is not accessible by elevator or ramp. We invite anyone experiencing accessibility issues with our space to get in touch with us at info@eastcitybookshop.com so we might discuss ways in which we can offer alternative accommodations or service.
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East City Bookshop welcomes Joe Posnanski as he discusses his latest book, The Life and Afterlife of Harry Houdini, with Linda Holmes.

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East City Bookshop welcomes award-winning journalist and New York Times bestselling author Joe Posnanski as he discusses his latest book, The Life and Afterlife of Harry Houdini, with New York Times bestselling author and NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour host Linda Holmes.

This event is free and open to the public. RSVPs are requested but not required. Learn more and reserve your copy of The Life and Afterlife of Harry Houdini today.

Joe Posnanski is the author of four books including the No. 1 New York Times bestseller Paterno. In a 30-year career as a sportswriter for Sports Illustrated, NBC Sports, Major League Baseball and the Kansas City Star among other publications, he was named National Sportswriter of the Year by five different organizations and has won two Emmy Awards. He has been anthologized widely. Joe lives in Charlotte, North Carolina with his wife Margo, daughters Elizabeth and Katie, and poodle Westley.

Linda Holmes is a pop culture correspondent for National Public Radio and the host of the podcast Pop Culture Happy Hour, which has held sold-out live shows in New York, Los Angeles, Washington, and elsewhere. She appears regularly on NPR’s radio shows, including Morning Edition, All Things Considered, and Weekend Edition. Before NPR, she wrote for New York magazine online and for TV Guide, as well as for the influential website Television Without Pity. In her free time, she watches far too many romantic comedies, bakes bread, watches her nephews get taller, and recently knitted her first hat. Evvie Drake Starts Over is her first novel.

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