Molly Ringwald started writing as a child -- before she became an '80s teen icon who starred in such John Hughes films asSixteen Candles
,Pretty in Pink
andThe Breakfast Club
. She says she never really thought she'd publish anything, though -- but last year, she released her self-help memoirGetting the Pretty Back
, and she'll be talking about her first novel,When It Happens to You
, at theTattered Cover LoDo
Sadly, Bewilderbeast says he can't be there:
I have to work. I love, love Molly Ringwald and all her characters. As a gay male, I totally identified with all of them. Molly, if you read this, please stop by and say HI, I work a few blocks away from the Tattered Cover.
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