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Wednesday, May 25, 2022by bdust

Effingham Public Library Hosts Bestselling Authors Chan and Maloney Online

Effingham Public Library will join nearly 200 other libraries around the state in hosting bestselling authors Jessamine Chan and Emily Maloney in a free online event at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 25.

The authors will discuss the systems of power that impact our lives, our families and our finances through the lens of their books during the hour-long conversation.

Chan is the author of “The School for Good Mothers,” her debut novel which has been a New York Times bestseller. Her short stories have appeared in publications such as Tin House and Epoch.

Maloney authored a collection of essays titled “Cost of Living.” Her work has appeared in Glamour and Best American Essays, among others.

The program with the two Chicagoland authors is part of a partnership with Illinois Libraries Present, a new collaborative effort that offers virtual events with bestselling and diverse authors to library patrons across the state.

Visit, email or call 217-342-2464 to register for the free online event.


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