Salon@615 with Sue Monk Kidd - Author of The Invention of Wings

Please join us in welcoming award winning author Sue Monk Kidd for a discussion and signing of her new book, The Invention of Wings, as part of our Salon@615 speakers series.

This is a ticketed event and you can reserve your tickets online by visiting two weeks prior to the event. A limited number of advance tickets will be available online for a $2.50 service fee per ticket.

Advance tickets guarantee your seat up to 10 minutes prior to show time, at which time empty auditorium seats will be filled with stand-by guests.

A limited number of free tickets will be available on-site on the day of the event. We recommend that you arrive early for the on-site ticket line. Once auditorium seats have been filled, guests will be accommodated in alternative viewing locations.

About The Invention of Wings: 

In Kidd's new novel, Hetty “Handful” Grimke, an urban slave in early nineteenth century Charleston, yearns for life beyond the suffocating walls that enclose her within the wealthy Grimke household.The sweeping story is inspired by the historical figure of Sarah Grimke.

About Sue Monk Kidd:
Sue Monk Kidd is the award-winning and bestselling author of the novels The Secret Life of Bees and The Mermaid Chair. She is also the author of several acclaimed memoirs, including the New York Times bestseller Traveling with Pomegranates, written with her daughter Ann Kidd Taylor. She lives in Florida.

About Salon@615:Salon@615 presents bestselling authors free to the public through a unique partnership between Nashville Public LibraryHumanities Tennessee, Parnassus Books and the Nashville Public Library Foundation. Together, we nurture and celebrate the literary life of Nashville by presenting author talks and book signings to our community.Since its inception in early 2011, Salon@615 has become a regular and vital author reading series on Nashville’s cultural calendar. 

Event date: 
Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 6:15pm
Event address: 
615 Church St.
37219 Nashville
The Invention of Wings: A Novel By Sue Monk Kidd Cover Image
ISBN: 9780670024780
Availability: Availability to be confirmed
Published: Viking - January 7th, 2014

The Secret Life of Bees By Sue Monk Kidd Cover Image
ISBN: 9780142001745
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - January 28th, 2003