Brentwood - Aimee Bender discusses "The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake"

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Aimee Bender DieselDiesel, A Bookstore in Brentwood is excited to present the fabulous Aimee Bender as she discusses and signs her new novel, The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake, the lush and moving story of a girl whose magical gift is really a devastating curse, on Saturday, July 10 at 4pm.

Aimee Bender is the author of The Girl in the Flammable Skirt, which was a NY Times Notable Book, An Invisible Sign of My Own which was an L.A. Times pick of the year, and Willful Creatures, which was nominated by The Believer as one of the best books of the year.

Her short fiction has been published in Granta, GQ, Harper's, Tin House, McSweeney's, The Paris Review, and many more, as well as heard on PRI's This American Life and Selected Shorts. She's received two Pushcart prizes, and was nominated for the TipTree award in 2005.

She lives in Los Angeles, and teaches creative writing at USC.

 

Event date: 
Saturday, July 10, 2010 - 4:00pm
Event address: 
Diesel, A Bookstore Brentwood
Brentwood Country Mart 2258 26th St.,
90402 Santa Monica
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The Particular Sadness of Lemon Cake Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780385501125
Availability: Special Order - Please call to confirm availability
Published: Doubleday - June 2010

Willful Creatures Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780385720977
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Anchor - August 8th, 2006

An Invisible Sign of My Own: A Novel Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385492249
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Anchor - July 17th, 2001

The Girl in the Flammable Skirt: Stories Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780385492164
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Anchor - August 17th, 1999