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An Evening with Dani Shapiro at 1440 Multiversity

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm
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Book-reading and signing with Dani Shapiro, best-selling author of Inheritance, a captivating non-fiction genealogical mystery, presented by 1440 Multiversity.

Join our friends 1440 Multiversity on Sat, Dec 7, for a ticketed book reading, discussion, and book signing with acclaimed author Dani Shapiro. Dani Shapiro will be discussing her best seller Inheritance, a captivating nonfiction genealogical mystery, which was recently optioned for a movie by Killer Films.

Confronted by the results of her DNA test, Shapiro tells with love and grace the story of the search for her biological father while simultaneously exploring the question: “Is who we are the same as who we believe ourselves to be?”

Shapiro is the author of the memoirs HourglassStill WritingDevotion, and Slow Motion and five novels including Black & White and Family History. Her short fiction, essays, and journalistic pieces have appeared in The New Yorker, Granta, Tin House, One Story, Elle, Vogue, O, The Oprah Magazine, The New York Times Book Review, the op-ed pages of the New York Times, and many other publications.

Dani Shapiro’s “Family Secrets” podcast is in its second season on iHeart Radio. The podcast series offers background to her best-selling memoir Inheritance and a collection of stories from guests who have discovered long-hidden secrets from their families’ past.

Tickets to this event are $25, available only on Eventbrite. Read more about this 1440 Multiversity event and purchase tickets here.

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Inheritance: A Memoir of Genealogy, Paternity, and Love Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781524732714
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf - January 15th, 2019

Please note - if you would like to purchase your copy of Inheritance from Bookshop Santa Cruz ahead of the event, you will need to either select shipping or plan to pick-up your copy from Bookshop Santa Cruz before the event.


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