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Sally Cooper book launch
June 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 6pm
We are delighted to host the Hamilton launch of a new work of fiction
by author and Hamilton Review of Books senior editor, Sally Cooper (Smells Like Heaven).
Sally will be interviewed by Humber College professor, Wendy O’Brien.
A book signing will follow.
Bryan Prince Bookseller
1060 King Street West, Hamilton
Free, everyone welcome
Set in the fictional town of Fletcher, the connected stories in Smells Like Heaven span thirty years. Fletcher is a town the characters strive to escape, but keep returning to, as they stumble through life searching for ways to connect and transcend their claustrophobic pasts. Following two sisters—Devon and Christine—as well as their friends and lovers, Smells Like Heaven exposes the core of what it means to be transformed by love.
Sally Cooper is the author of two novels; Love Object and Tell Everything. Her third novel is forthcoming in 2018. She has been or will be published in journals such as CNQ, Event, Feathertale Review, Grain, and White Wall Review. She is a Senior Editor at Hamilton Review of Books. She has an MA in Canadian & Commonwealth Literature from the University of Guelph and taught English and writing at Humber College for 23 years. She has been a mentor for the Humber School for Writers correspondence program. She lives in Hamilton, Ontario. Smells Like Heaven is her first short fiction collection.