Willy Vlautin - Don't Skip Out on Me

Event date: 
05/21/2019 - 6:30pm

Author Reading
Willy Vlautin, author of 
Don't Skip Out on Me
Weds., March 6th 
6:30pm at Hood River Library

UPDATE AS OF 3/4/19:
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULE FOR TUES., MAY 21st DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER

Oregon author Willy Vlautin will read from his most recent novel Don’t Skip Out on Me on Tuesday, May 21st at 6:30pm Wednesday, March 6 at 6:30 p.m  at the Hood River Library.  Don’t Skip Out on Me is a story about a young man’s search for belonging, and a powerful exploration of identity and loneliness. 

Born and raised in Reno, Nevada, Vlautin started playing guitar and writing songs as a teenager and quickly became immersed in music. It was a Paul Kelly song, based on Raymond Carver’s Too Much Water So Close to Homethat inspired him to start writing stories. Vlautin has published four novels: THE MOTEL LIFE (2007), NORTHLINE (2008), LEAN ON PETE (2010), and THE FREE (2014). 

 

Don't Skip Out on Me: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780062684479
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - February 26th, 2019

The Free: A Novel Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062276742
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - February 4th, 2014

Lean on Pete: A Novel Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780061456534
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - April 13th, 2010

Northline: A Novel Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780061456527
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - April 29th, 2008

The Motel Life: A Novel Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780061171116
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial - April 24th, 2007

Event address: 
Hood River Library
502 State St
Hood River, OR 97031