Fiction Addiction

1175 Woods Crossing Rd. #5
Greenville, SC 29607
864-675-0540
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Store Hours:
Mon-Fri: 10am-5:30pm
Sat: 10am-4pm

www.fiction-addiction.comJanuary 19th, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

CONTACT:
Jill Hendrix
Fiction Addiction
864-675-0540
info@fiction-addiction.com
http://www.fiction-addiction.com

 

Book Talk and Signing with Southern Novelist Jonathan Odell

 

 

Greenville, SC, January 19, 2015 - Southern novelist Jonathan Odell will be discussing his new historical novel, Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League (Maiden Lane, paperback, $16.00, on sale 2/4/15), at Fiction Addiction on Monday, February 23rd, at 2:00 pm.

 

There are two ticket options for the event: The $10.00 ticket includes one admission to the event and a $10.00 voucher that can be redeemed at the event. The $16.96 ticket includes two admission passes to the event and one paperback copy of Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League. Tickets and books may be purchased online, at the store, or by calling Fiction Addiction at 864-675-0540.

 

Miss Hazel and the Rosa Parks League

Embittered and distrusting, Vida is harassed by Delphi's racist sheriff and haunted by the son she lost to the world. Hazel, too, has lost a son and can't keep a grip on her fractured life. After drunkenly crashing her car into a manger scene while gunning for the baby Jesus, Hazel is sedated and bed-ridden. Hazel's husband hires Vida to keep tabs on his unpredictable wife and to care for his sole surviving son. Forced to spend time together with no one else to rely on, the two women find they have more in common than they thought, and together they turn the town on its head. It is the story of a town, a people, and a culture on the verge of a great change that begins with small things, like unexpected friendship. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

About the author:

Jonathan OdellJonathan Odell is a novelist, short story writer, essayist, speaker and memoirist. His work appears in anthologies, national periodicals, newspapers, and a soon to be published volume of essays about growing up in Mississippi. He has also done extensive work for organizations in the area of racial inclusion. Originally from Mississippi, Jonathan currently makes his home in Minnesota.


If you cannot make the event, you can reserve a personalized copy of the author's book by contacting Fiction Addiction in advance at 864-675-0540 or at info@fiction-addiction.com.

 

 

ABOUT FICTION ADDICTION

Fiction Addiction is a local, woman-owned, independent bookstore established in 2001. The store carries a mixture of new and used fiction and nonfiction, including children's books, as well as gift items. We are located at 1175 Woods Crossing Road (in the shopping center with Five Guys and Fried Green Tomatoes). For more information, visit our website at http://www.fiction-addiction.com or call us at 864-675-0540.

 

 

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