Book It: The Five Best Literary Events This Week

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Davyne Desye
Davyn DeSye, Carapace, and K.B. Wagers, Behind the Throne
Saturday, January 13, 7 p.m.
4280 Tennyson Street
BookBar presents its second installment of Denver’s Science-Fiction & Fantasy Reading Series. Joining host J.L Forrest are Davyn DeSye, author of the alien-invader novel Carapace, and K.B. Wagers, author of the Indranan War trilogy, of which Behind the Throne is the exciting conclusion. The second Saturday of every month is sci-fi/fantasy night at BookBar, so sharpen your broadswords, charge your blasters…and then leave them at home. Just bring your listening ears.

A Conversation With Chloe Benjamin, The Immortalists
Sunday, January 14, 2 p.m.
Tattered Cover
2526 East Colfax Avenue
Join award-winning local novelist Eleanor Brown (The Weird Sisters and The Light of Paris) in a conversation with Chloe Benjamin about her acclaimed novel The Immortalists. Benjamin’s book has already been named a “pick” with Indie Reads, Library Reads and Barnes & Noble Discovery for Spring, and the TV rights have been sold, too. There's never a better time to get your copy of a book signed than just as it’s taking off.

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Teague Bohlen is a writer, novelist and professor at the University of Colorado Denver. His first novel, The Pull of the Earth, won the Colorado Book Award for Literary Fiction in 2007; his textbook The Snarktastic Guide to College Success came out in 2014. His new collection of flash fiction, Flatland, is available now.
Contact: Teague Bohlen