March 2022

Saddle Up With Jane Smiley

Fans of Jane Smiley weren't surprised to learn her latest novel, "Perestroika in Paris," features a horse. A horse named Perestroika who finds friends and an adventure in Paris. Smiley loves horses and readers love her. Today we'll learn why as Smiley makes her first visit to our festival.

Jane Smiley

Jane Smiley is the author of numerous novels, including "A Thousand Acres," which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize, and most recently, "The Last Hundred Years Trilogy: Some Luck," "Early Warning" and "Golden Age....

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