August 9, 2022
Online Author Talk: Liz Moore
Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Join us for an evening with New York Times Bestselling author Liz Moore as she discusses her international bestseller, Long Bright River, and her other works.
The novel takes place in Philadelphia, where Moore has lived for a decade. She traces the story of two sisters estranged from each other but bonded by their choices. Mickey is a cop, and Kacey lives on the streets in the vise of addiction. When Kacey disappears, Mickey panics over her sister’s safety—obsessed with finding the culprit and her sister before it’s too late.
Drawing on deeply personal volunteer work, Liz Moore spins a story that is both graphically honest and dignified. Long Bright River puts a very human face on the effect that addiction can have on generations of families and communities.
About the Author
Liz Moore is the author of four novels and is a winner of the 2014 Rome Prize in Literature. She teaches in the MFA program in Creative Writing at Temple University.
Author Series Book Club
Join the Author Series Book Club to discuss featured titles about a week before the talk.