Read It & Eat: Ruchika Tomar

On Monday, July 22nd at 11:30am join us at Towne Center Book for a Read It & Eat with author Ruchika Tomar!

Ruchika will be talking about her debut novel A Prayer for Travelers, following a young woman, Cale, searching for her missing best friend, Penny, in a dusty town on the California- Nevada border. Forced to confrot the violence that can engulf a life, Cale begins the hunt for her friend with the only clues being Penny's abandoned emergency cash, cellphone, and a smear of blood on the refridgerator. Told in beautifully unique prose, A Prayer for Travelers is a head scratchingly wonderful novel sure to keep readers hooked.

Ruchika Tomar is a writer from the Inland Empire, California. She holds a BA in English Literature from the University of California Irvine and an MFA from Columbia University. She has received fellowships from The Center for Fiction, The MacDowell Colony and Vermont Studio Center. A former Stegner Fellow, she is currently a Jones Lecturer at Stanford University.

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Event date: 
Monday, July 22, 2019 - 11:30am
Event address: 
555 Main St.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
A Prayer for Travelers: A Novel Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525537014
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - July 9th, 2019