An Evening with Christina Baker Kline
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Presented by the Carroll County Public Library
About "A Piece of the World"
As she did in her beloved smash bestseller Orphan Train, Christina Baker Kline interweaves fact and fiction in a powerful novel that illuminates a little-known part of America’s history. Bringing into focus the flesh-and-blood woman behind the portrait Christina's World by Andrew Wyeth, she vividly imagines the life of a woman with a complicated relationship to her family and her past, and a special bond with one of our greatest modern artists.
About Christina Baker Kline
Christina Baker Kline is the author of the novel A Piece of the World (2017), about the relationship between the artist Andrew Wyeth and the subject of his best-known painting, Christina’s World. Kline has written five other novels — Orphan Train, The Way Life Should Be, Sweet Water, Bird in Hand, and Desire Lines — and written or edited five works of nonfiction. Her 2013 novel Orphan Train spent more than two years on the New York Times bestseller list, including five weeks at # 1, and was published in 40 countries. More than 100 communities and colleges have chosen it as a “One Book, One Read” selection. Her adaptation of Orphan Train for young readers is Orphan Train Girl (2017).
Special thanks to HarperCollins Publishers.
Thanks also to the members of the Artword Bound Book Club, CCAC.
|Scheduled:||Tuesday, March 28, 2017 7 pm|
This event is being hosted by a rental organization and is not presented by the Carroll County Arts Council.
Tickets to this event are being sold directly by the event organizer. Tickets are not available at the Carroll Arts Center Box Office.
|Cost:||$20 – Includes copy of "A Piece of the World"|
|Location:||The Carroll Arts Center, 91 West Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157 View Google Map|