Kirk Farber's Postcards from a Dead Girl, has Garth Stein, author of The Art of Racing in the Rain drawing comparisons to Chuck Palahniuk--one of our all-time favorite writers. We hope you'll join us for the opportunity to meet this up-and-coming author as he swings our way shortly after the release of his debut novel.
Sid Higgins, a telemarketer at a travel agency, is in the throes of a crisis. His sales are down (though his boss maintains maddening optimism); he thinks he might have a brain tumor; his deceased mother is talking to him from a
Farber takes us on a wild ride as Sid embarks on a journey to trace the origins of the postcards and maybe, just maybe, find Zoe. His search takes him from a
Back home, things are getting a little better. Sid’s CAT scan comes back clean; his nighttime chats with mom become increasingly soothing, and he even goes on a few tentative dates with a chatty woman named Candyce. But Sid just can’t get over Zoe. Will our hero Sid—damaged, sweet Sid—ever find love again?