oin Tracy Shawn as she signs her book, Grace of Crows.
When: Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, 7 p.m.
Where: Chaucer's Books, 3321 State St., Santa Barbara
Age limit: All ages
Categories: Lectures & Workshops: Book Signings
Wednesday, October 30th at 7pm
Join Tracy Shawn as she signs her book, Grace of Crows.
Set in the fictional California communities of Breakers Point and Dune Beach, Saylor fights her debilitating anxiety while trying to contend with her mother’s blind narcissism, growing concerns for her teenage children, and her husband’s need to pretend that everything is okay. After she reconnects with her childhood friend, Billy, homeless and alone since his teens, Saylor is able set out on a journey in which she gains insight into her strange fears, gathers the strength to overcome them, and summons the courage to find help for her family.
Tracy Shawn lives and writes on the Central Coast of California. She’s worn many work hats (including waitress, floral designer, receptionist, vocational rehabilitation counselor, and core counselor at a psychiatric center for schizophrenic adults). Her educational background includes a master’s degree in clinical psychology. Tracy enjoys incorporating her educational background and eclectic work history to heighten character development in her short stories and novels. Her writing has appeared in literary journals as well as print and online newspapers and magazines.
Event posted Sept. 18, 2013
Last updated Sept. 18, 2013