The author of Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac visits with her independent-bookstore bestseller, the story of a bookstore owner who is offered the chance to make his life over when a mysterious package arrives on the heels of the theft of his most prized possession, a rare collection of Edgar Allan Poe poems.
A. J. Fikry's life is not at all what he expected it to be. He lives alone, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. But when a mysterious package appears at the bookstore, its unexpected arrival gives Fikry the chance to make his life over — and see everything anew. ABOUT THE AUTHOR
GABRIELLE ZEVIN is the author of Elsewhere
, Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac
, and Margarettown
. She also writes screenplays.