Bachus launches book in Philly
Philadelphia — Camden author Ned Bachus will launch his book “City of Brotherly Love” from Fleur-de-Lis Press Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Mermaid Inn, Germantown Avenue at Winston Road and Mermaid Lane.
“I'll do a few tunes, read a bit and sign copies,” said Bachus, who added the reception will include a champagne toast and cake.
The book of 11 honest and evocative short stories have the central question, How do we negotiate between what's inside us and the world outside? Bachus’ stories have appeared in various publications including The Louisville Review, Calliope, Antietam Review, Meridian Bound, Carve and The Evansville Review. He has won fellowships from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and was awarded an artist residency at Cill Rialaig Project in Ireland.
On Saturday, Sept. 29, Bachus will bring “City of Brotherly Love” home with a local launch from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Owl & Turtle Bookshop on Bay View Street. To order a signed copy, send $22 plus $4 postage/packaging to Ned Bachus at P.O. Box 1472, Camden, ME 04843.
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