Book release party! Huck & Miguel
The Last Bookstore is pleased to host a book release party for THE BALLAD OF HUCK & MIGUEL, a new retelling of Huck Finn set in modern-day Los Angeles. Huck Finn escapes down the Los Angeles River with his friend Miguel, an undocumented immigrant accused of murder. By Tim DeRoche. With beautiful linocut illustrations by renowned Highland Park printmaker Daniel González.
On the 133rd anniversary of the publication of Mark Twain’s Huck Finn, DeRoche and González will share art from the book, do a brief reading, and take questions from the audience. 10% of author’s proceeds from book sales will benefit FOLAR – The Friends of the Los Angeles River.
Snacks and drinks provided.