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Event date: 
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
2720 Frankfort Ave.
Louisville, KY 40206

 

We are excited to welcome back David Sedaris to Louisville for his new book,

Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002)

"If you read someone else's diary, you get what you deserve."

-David Sedaris

Please join us for an evening of fun and merriment as we once again welcome best-selling author, and renowned humorist David Sedaris. There will be a talk, Q&A, and signing. The event will take place at our store, and the street will be blocked off for a festive street party. A night filled with fun and excitement, you won’t want to miss it!

This is a FREE event, but signing line tickets are $30.00 and include a reserved spot in the signing line AND copy of Theft by Finding.

 

EVENT DETAILS

David will be reading from his new book "Theft by Finding". There are NO TICKETS required to attend this free event, but if you would like a reserved spot in the book signing line, YOU WILL NEED TO PURCHASE A TICKET. They are $30 each and include both a copy of Theft By Finding and a reserved spot in the book signing line after the reading.


5:00 PM – Street Party Begins

7:00 PM – Reading

Aprox. 8:00 PM – Book Signing

 

Mr. Sedaris does not take photographs or videos, so please don’t take photos or videos. Thank you for your cooperation.

Thanks to Louisville Public Media for sponsoring this event with David Sedaris!

Theft by Finding: Diaries (1977-2002) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316154727
Availability: On Our Shelves Now, Please Click Through for Each Location's Stock
Published: Little Brown and Company - May 30th, 2017

One of the most anticipated books of 2017: Boston Globe, New York Times Book Review, New York's "Vulture," The Week, Bustle, BookRiot


Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk: A Modest Bestiary Cover Image
By David Sedaris, Ian Falconer (Illustrator)
$14.00
ISBN: 9780316038409
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Published: Back Bay Books - October 4th, 2011

Featuring David Sedaris's unique blend of hilarity and heart, this new illustrated collection of animal-themed tales is an utter delight. Though the characters may not be human, the situations in these stories bear an uncanny resemblance to the insanity of everyday life.


Me Talk Pretty One Day Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780316776967
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 5th, 2001

A recent transplant to Paris, humorist David Sedaris, bestselling author of "Naked," presents a collection of his strongest work yet, including the title story about his hilarious attempt to learn French. A number one national bestseller now in paperback.


Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780316010795
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 31st, 2005

David Sedaris plays in the snow with his sisters. He goes on vacation with his family. He gets a job selling drinks. He attends his brother's wedding. He mops his sister's floor. He gives directions to a lost traveler. He eats a hamburger. He has his blood sugar tested. It all sounds so normal, doesn't it?


Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780316154703
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 3rd, 2014

"Sedaris is a remarkably skilled storyteller and savvy essayist....And based, on this latest collection, he's getting only better." ---Los Angeles Times

A guy walks into a bar car and...


Naked Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780316777735
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Published: Back Bay Books - June 1st, 1998

Welcome to the hilarious, strange, elegiac, outrageous world of David Sedaris. In Naked, Sedaris turns the mania for memoir on its ear, mining the exceedingly rich terrain of his life, his family, and his unique worldview-a sensibility at once take-no-prisoners sharp and deeply charitable.


When You Are Engulfed in Flames Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780316024594
Availability: Not currently on our shelves, but available in 1-3 days.
Published: Little Brown and Company - June 3rd, 2008

"David Sedaris's ability to transform the mortification of everyday life into wildly entertaining art," (The Christian Science Monitor) is elevated to wilder and more entertaining heights than ever in this remarkable new book.