NBCC at AWP14 in Seattle This Week

by Jane Ciabattari | Feb-24-2014

Come meet board members and members of the National Book Circles Circle and hear our award winning authors read at AWP14 in Seattle.

At NBCC Bookfair Booth 909:

*Join the National Book Critics Circle (student memberships, $15)

*Sign up free for Critical Notes, the NBCC's weekly newsletter, purchase memberships ($15 for students).

*Play NAME THAT AUTHOR. Guess which authors wrote key lines from NBCC award-winning books over 40 years. (Look for clues on Facebook, Twitter, & at Booth 909; 2 winners will be named at drawing Saturday at 12:45. Prizes: autographed books by Amy Tan and Ben Fountain.)

*Come hear Amy Tan & Ben Fountain at National Book Critics Circle featured reading Friday, February 28 at 3 pm:

Ballroom ABC
Washington State Convention Center

FACEBOOK invitation here; please join and invite AWP attendees, especially students!


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