Join Nghi Vo in this virtual event where she will delve into the worlds created by her novel and novellas. After reading from her debut
novel The Chosen and the Beautiful, she
will discuss her fantastic reimagining of The
Great Gatsby and the impact of myths made new.
We will also be livestreaming this event in person in the North & South Meeting Rooms. You do not need to register to attend in person. Attend online or in-person for your chance to win a signed copy of The Chosen and the Beautiful.
Attendees are encouraged to submit questions for the author by
emailing them to Rachel.Schmidt@bedfordtx.gov beforehand
or in the Zoom Chat window throughout the event. This author visit will be held
via Zoom. Please register and include your email to receive the Zoom link prior
to the event.
View and place a hold on The
Chosen and the Beautiful HERE
Nghi Vo is the author of the acclaimed novellas When the Tiger Came Down the Mountain
and The Empress of Salt and Fortune,
a Hugo, Locus, and Ignyte Award finalist and the winner of Reddit’s Stabby and
IAFA’s Crawford Award. Born in Illinois, she now lives on the shores of Lake
Michigan. She believes in the ritual of lipstick, the power of stories, and the
right to change your mind. The Chosen and
the Beautiful is her debut novel.
Learn more about the author and her work here: https://nghivo.com/