Danica Novgorodoff will sign her new graphic novel!

On Friday, June 6th at 7 PM, Carmichael's welcomes writer, painter, photographer, and comics artist Danica Novgorodoff for a reading from and signing of her new graphic novel The Undertaking of Lily Chen, a magical realist story set in the world of the black market for deceased brides in China.

Originally from Louisville, Novgorodoff now lives in New York City where she works as a graphic designer for First Second Books. She is also the author and illustrator of the book Refresh, Refresh about a father and son and the war in Iraq. We hope you'll be able to join us!
Event date: 
Friday, June 6, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
2720 Frankfort Ave.
40206 Louisville
The Undertaking of Lily Chen Cover Image
ISBN: 9781596435865
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available in 1-3 days.
Published: First Second - March 25th, 2014

In "The Undertaking of Lily Chen," Deshi, a hapless young man living in northern China, is suddenly expelled from ordinary life when his brother dies in an accident.

Refresh, Refresh Cover Image
ISBN: 9781596435223
Availability: The book is not currently available and is possibly out of print. Please call us for price and availability.
Published: First Second - September 29th, 2009

Fathers, sons, and the war that comes between them.   There's nothing Josh, Cody, and Gordon want more than their fathers home safely from the war in Iraq -- unless it's to get out of their dead-end town.  Refresh, Refresh is the story of three teenagers on the cusp of high school graduation and their struggle to make hard decisions with no role models to follow; to discover the possibilities f