Robert Dunn reads from his rock 'n roll novel 'Pink Cadillac' at the Small Press Book Fair
Award-winning writer and rock 'n roller Robert Dunn, who founded the rock group Thin Wild Mercury and has written for major magazines and literary journals, surfaced at the Small Press Book Fair in December, 2006 to read from his underground hit novel Pink Cadillac (Coral Press; July, 2001) about a bluesy babe named Daisy and her unlikely run-in with Elvis Presley and his pink cadillac as she searches for a long lost rock 'n roll recording.
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Lawrence Wright tells the story of Al-Qaida and the road to 9/11: New Yorker writer Lawrence Wright takes readers inside the minds, motivations, operations and strategies of Al-Qaeda terrorists, offering reasons why Al-Qaeda cannot succeed
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Jessica B. Harris charts a 'high on the hog' culinary journey from Africa to America.
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Kadir Nelson celebrates the only American with a national holiday named for him in the 20th century.
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Richard Ford autographs acclaimed novel 'Canada' (recently released in trade paperback).
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