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Author Emma Hooper Here TONIGHT!

Join us for an evening to celebrate our 2017 One Book One London title "Etta and Otto and Russell and James" by Emma Hooper. Emma is a Canadian writer and musician and will be performing music, reading from the book and discussing some of its surprises! Event takes place on Monday, April 24 at the Wolf Performance Hall in Central Library. Doors open at 6:30 pm. Opening entertainment from local band Hot Jiggle. Book sale and signing to follow courtesy of Oxford Books.

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One Book One London is Here!

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Let's read the novel "Etta and Otto and Russell and James" by Emma Hooper! 

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Emma Hooper Author Reading

Monday, April 24, 7:30 pm
Wolf Performance Hall
Enjoy a presentation with Emma Hooper reading from Etta, Otto, Russell and James, our One Book One London novel.

About the Author

Author Emma Hopper

Emma Hooper is an author, musician and academic. Etta and Otto and Russell and James is her debut novel and is available in 18 languages. Emma plays viola, violin, vocals for clients that include BBC Film and Television, HBO Television, Peter Gabriel and Toni Braxton. As an academic and teacher at Bath Spa University in England, Emma’s research is in the field of musico-literary studies.

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