Valentine’s Day with Heyday: Love Lost and Found

Thursday Feb 14 2013   7:00 PM
Books Inc. Opera Plaza  601 Van Ness Ave., San Francisco, CA  map

Lucille Lang Day, author of Married at Fourteen, and Adam David Miller, author of Ticket to Exile, will read from and sign copies of their books at this special Valentine’s Day event.

Free and open to the public; for more information visit booksinc.net/event.

Adam David MillerAdam David Miller has worked in northern California for four decades as a teacher, writer, poet, editor, publisher, and radio and television producer. He has won many awards, including the Bay Area Writing Project's Teachers as Writers Lifetime Achievement Award. Visit www.adamdavidmillerpoet.com for more information.

Photograph by Cathy Cade

Lucille Lang DayLucille Lang Day's memoir, Married at Fourteen: A True Story (Heyday, 2012) received a PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Literary Award and was a finalist for the Northern California Book Award in Creative Nonfiction. She has published creative nonfiction in The Hudson Review, the Istanbul Literary Review, Passages North, the River Oak Review, the Willow Review, and many other journals. She is the recipient of the Willow Review Award in Creative Nonfiction and a Notable Essay citation in Best American Essays. She is also the author of a children’s book, Chain Letter, and ten poetry collections and chapbooks, including The Curvature of Blue, Infinities, and The Book of Answers. Her first poetry collection, Self-Portrait with Hand Microscope, received the Joseph Henry Jackson Award. She received an M.A. in English and an M.F.A. in creative writing at San Francisco State University, and also an M.A. in zoology and a Ph.D. in science and mathematics education at the University of California, Berkeley. The founder and director of a small press, Scarlet Tanager Books, she also served for seventeen years as the director of the Hall of Health, an interactive children’s museum in Berkeley.