A Novel Idea

All tickets have been given out. The Deschutes Public Library and the Deschutes Public Library Foundation present the 9th annual A Novel Idea … Read Together author Amor Towles to discuss his debut novel Rules of Civility.


This event is free but tickets are required. Tickets are available online at www.towertheater.org , by phone at (541) 317-0700 or from the Tower Theater box office during regular business hours beginning Saturday, April 14 at 10:00 a.m.

A Novel Idea … Read Together kicks off on Saturday, April 14, 2012 with three weeks of free cultural programming including, book discussions, films, music, photography, and cocktail tastings. A Novel Idea culminates with author Amor Towles visiting Central Oregon from Thursday, May 3 through Saturday, May 5 with a reading and signing on Friday, May 4 at the Tower Theatre in downtown Bend.

Rules of Civility, Amor Towles’ first novel, is being translated into sixteen languages. The book was on the bestseller lists of the New York Times, Boston Globe, and Los Angeles Times, among others. The book was also identified as one of the top ten works of fiction in 2011 by the Wall Street Journal. For more information, please visit the Library’s website at: http://www.deschuteslibrary.org/events/novelidea/

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