Meet Carole Burns

  • January 10, 2016

The author comes to DC this Wed., Jan. 13, at 6:30PM


Stories in Carole Burns' The Missing Woman circle around women who are either literally missing – a mother in rehab, a daughter never born – or who are missing some metaphorical piece of themselves. A father tries to convince his uncompromising, anorexic daughter to want to live, a single woman lures men to her bed only to abandon them, and a marriage is shaken by a search party for a woman who’s disappeared. Burns asks questions about balance – safety with adventure, dreams with practicality, grief with joy – and challenges the reader to take a journey, make choices...

At Kramerbooks, 1517 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC. Click here for more info.

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