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Break This House Book Launch and Author Chat: Candice Iloh & Asha Grant

May 24 @ 7:00 pm 8:00 pm PDT

The Salt Eaters Bookshop will be hosting National Book Award Finalist and Printz Award Honoree Candice Iloh for the release of their sophomore YA novel, Break This House (Penguin Random House/Dutton Books). Iloh will be joined by The Salt Eaters Bookshop owner, Asha Grant, for a dialogue centering themes from Break This House  including Black housing sustainability and justice.

Break This House by Candice Iloh is available in-store at The Salt Eaters Bookshop and online May 24, 2022.

About Candice Iloh: Candice Iloh is a first-generation Nigerian American writer and dancer from the Midwest by way of Washington, D.C. and Brooklyn, New York. They are a proud alumna of the Rhode Island Writers Colony and their work has earned fellowships from Lambda Literary, VONA, Kimbilio Fiction and a residency with Hi-ARTS, where they debuted their first one-person show in 2018. Candice became a 2020 National Book Award Finalist and in 2021, a Printz Award Honoree for their debut novel, Every Body Looking. Break This House is their second novel.

Free $20 with the purchase of Break This House

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The Salt Eaters Bookshop

302 East Queen Street
Inglewood, California 90301 United States
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