Start: 6:00 pm
Oxford Hotel: Calling all Evil Companions! The Friends Foundation, the Oxford Hotel and David Milofsky join us in announcing the recipient of the 2013 Evil Companions Literary Award - Ron Hansen, author of The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and Mariette in Ecstasy. Join us April 11th at the historic Oxford Hotel as Ron Hansen receives the Evil Companions Literary Award!Visit www.dplfriends.org for more information.
Start: 7:30 pm
Colfax Avenue: Award-winning Denver writer and attorney Manuel Ramos is the Director of Advocacy for Colorado Legal Services, the statewide legal aid program, and the author of eight published novels, five of which feature Denver lawyer Luis Móntez. Ramos will read from and sign his new novel Desperado: A Mile High Noir (Arte Publico), a gripping murder mystery, based in Denver, that twists and turns like a roller coaster, where the outlook is grim and there’s no honor among thieves. Can’t make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: firstname.lastname@example.org Manuel Ramos’s website
Start: 7:30 pm
Highlands Ranch: Glennon Doyle Melton, the founder of Momastery.com and a regular contributor to The Huffington Post, will discuss and sign her new book Carry On, Warrior: Thoughts on Life Unarmed (Scribner). In Carry On, Warrior, Melton shares new stories and the best-loved material from Momastery.com. Melton is a courageous truth-teller and hope-spreader, and in her book she shows that by shedding our weapons and armor, we can stop hiding, competing, and striving for the mirage of perfection, to build better lives in our hearts, homes, and communities. Can’t make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: email@example.com Glennon Doyle Melton’s website