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Vroman's Live - Diana Giovinazzo, in conversation with Greer MacAllister, discusses The Woman in Red

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Vroman's Live present Diana Giovinazzo, in conversation with Greer MacAllister, on Wednesday August 5th at 6pm

This virtual event will take place on Crowdcast. Register ahead of time to save your spot.

EVENT LINK: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/l51qyy41

Destiny toys with us all, but Anita Garibaldi is a force to be reckoned with. Forced into marriage at a young age, Anita feels trapped in a union she does not want. But when she meets the leader of the Brazilian resistance, Giuseppe Garibaldi, in 1839, everything changes.

Swept into a passionate affair with the idolized mercenary, Anita's life is suddenly consumed by the plight to liberate Southern Brazil from Portugal -- a struggle that would cost thousands of lives and span almost ten bloody years. Little did she know that this first taste of revolution would lead her to cross oceans, traverse continents, and alter the course of her entire life -- and the world.

At once an exhilarating adventure and an unforgettable love story, The Woman in Red is a sweeping, illuminating tale of the feminist icon who became one of the most revered historical figures of South America and Italy. (Grand Central Publishing)

Diana Giovinazzo is the co-creator of Wine, Women and Words, a weekly literary podcast featuring interviews with authors over a glass of wine. Diana is active within her local literary community as the vice president of the Los Angeles chapter of the Women's National Book Association. The Woman in Red is her debut novel.

Greer Macallister is a novelist, poet and playwright who earned her MFA in creative writing from American University. She is the author of The Magician's Lie, Girl in Disguise and Woman 99. Her next book, The Arctic Fury, is forthcoming from Sourcebooks in December 2020. A regular contributor to Writer Unboxed and the Chicago Review of Books, she lives with her family in Washington, DC.

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The Woman in Red Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538717417
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Grand Central Publishing - August 4th, 2020

Woman 99 Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781492693710
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - February 4th, 2020