Book Launch: DARLING AT THE CAMPSITE by Andy Abramowitz

Join Philadelphia author Andy Abramowitz, in conversation with Kermit Roosevelt, for the launch of his third novel, Darling at the Campsite.

The event is free but you must register here to receive the Zoom link. If you plan to attend the event, pre-order Darling at the Campsite from Shakespeare & Co.

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Rowan Darling, an adrift thirty-three-year-old, owns a record store on a run-down block in Philadelphia.Then news of his estranged brother’s death forces a return to Maybee, Illinois, the hometown Rowan left in the dust years ago. Rowan’s plan? Dart in for the funeral, support his mother, then disappear just as quickly. Things to avoid? Margot Beckett, his childhood sweetheart, and Skid Hall, his former best friend who stole Margot and married her. Together, they’ve become the town’s “it” couple. Unfortunately, as Rowan’s flash visit spirals beyond his control, he must face everything he’s dodged for too long. The woman he can’t have. The memory of the brother he thought he knew. His own dwindling prospects back in Philadelphia. But Rowan also starts to see things more clearly—what’s worth fighting for, what he can let go of, how long he can keep running, and if maybe Maybee can be home again.

Andy Abramowitz is the author of Thank You and Goodnight and A Beginner's Guide to Free Fall. He lives in Philadelphia.

Kermit Roosevelt is a professor of law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he teaches constitutional law. Before joining the Penn faculty, he clerked for Supreme Court Justice David H. Souter. He is the author of two novels, Allegiance and In the Shadow of the Law.

Event date: 
Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
Shakespeare & Co. online
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Darling at the Campsite Cover Image
ISBN: 9781542020145
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Lake Union Publishing - June 8th, 2021