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Fiction at Literati: Luke Geddes

We welcome author Luke Geddes as part of our ongoing Fiction at Literati series and in support of his novel, Heart of Junk. Free and open to the public. Book signing to follow. 

About the book: A hilarious debut novel about an eclectic group of merchants at a Kansas antique mall who becomes implicated in the kidnapping of a local beauty pageant star. 

"Luke Geddes is a master of humor. Heart of Junk deftly explores the loneliness of the human condition through a dazzling spectrum of characters. You will laugh 'til you cry, and cry 'til you laugh. This book is an instant cult classic. Meet your new favorite author."-- Alissa Nutting, author of Made for Love and Tampa

Luke Geddes holds a PhD in comparative literature and creative writing from the University of Cincinnati. Originally from Appleton, Wisconsin, he now lives Cincinnati, Ohio. He is the author of the short story collection I am a Magical Teenage Princess and his writing has appeared in ConjunctionsMid-American ReviewHayden's Ferry ReviewWashington Square ReviewThe Comics JournalElectric Literature, and elsewhere.

Event date: 
Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
124 E. Washington St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Heart of Junk: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781982106669
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - January 21st, 2020