Spam Sandwiches with Christian McKay Heidicker and Attack of the 50-Foot Wallflower (Part of UHBF)
Fri, Oct 12
Join us on October 12 for Spam sandwiches and green jello with Christian Heidicker, as he reads and signs ATTACK OF THE 50 FOOT WALLFLOWER! Part of Utah Humanities Book Festival!From the author of Cure for the Common Universe comes a monster-movie-like novel that bravely challenges perceived notions of beauty, identity, and modern voyeurism.Phoebe Lane is a lightning rod for monsters.She and her mom are forced to flee flesh-eating plants, blobs from outer space, and radioactive ants. They survive thanks to Phoebe’s dad—an invisible titan, whose giant eyes warn them where the next monster attack will take place.All Phoebe wants is to stop running from motel to motel and start living a monster-free life in New York or Paris. But when her mom mysteriously vanishes, Phoebe is left to fend for herself in small-town Pennybrooke.That's when Phoebe starts to transform…Christian McKay Heidicker returns with a book unlike any other, challenging perceived notions of beauty, identity, and what it means to be a monster.The reading will be accompanied with Spam sandwiches and green jello, and will be followed by a signing!Part of Utah Humanities Book Festival!
- Presented By: Weller Book Works
- Dates: October 12, 2018
- Location: Weller Book Works
- Address: 607 Trolley Square, Salt Lake City, UT 84102
- Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM