Saturday, September 20 at 7 pm
DAVID MADDEN READING & SIGNING
A collection of short fiction from six decades of local author Madden’s career, The Last Bizarre
Tale has earned him comparisons to Flannery O’Connor and Carson McCullers. David Madden’s
recent novels are Abducted by Circumstance and Sharpshooter: A Novel of the Civil War, but he
is the author twelve books of fiction in addition to nonfiction, literary criticism, librettos, radio
plays and more. His previous novel, The Suicide’s Wife, was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize and
made into a movie.