Audrey Niffenegger has several upcoming stops to promote her new graphic novel, The Night Bookmobile (Abrams), which was first serialized in the UK’s Guardian newspaper.
She’ll be at the Harold Washington Library Center tonight, September 16, at 6 PM. Then on Friday, October 1, at Barnes & Noble at Old Orchard Center, and Saturday, October 2, at Chicago Comics.
Niffenegger also appears on Thursday, September 30, as part of “Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Heroines” at Women & Children First, and as one of the ten authors at the September 24-25 Ragdale Foundation benefit, “A Novel Affair” (the others being Dan Chaon, Bernard Cornwell, Andre Dubus, Joshua Ferris, Andrew Sean Greer, Dennis Lehane, Margot Livesey, Honor Moore, and Dani Shapiro).
Niffenegger was profiled in a 2009 Reader story, “The Time Traveler’s Wife’s Author.” Here’s how she begins the Chicago-set The Night Bookmobile: