Wings: Gifts of Art, Life, and Travel in France (TRAVELERS' TALES)
Monday • April 11 • 7pm
U District store
Discussion & Book Signing
An experience bursting with history, culture, character, and heart, travel writer Erin Byrne's Wings: Gifts of Art, Life, and Travel in France brings the iconic country and the experience of travel to life in a way that few other writers have. Traveling from a cozy bistro on Paris' left bank to the beaches of Normandy and a tiny village in the Jura Mountains, Byrne shares the country's tastes, smells, stories, and secrets. But more than just a describing each experience, Byrne delves into each new person, place, and piece of history she encounters with her heart, offering deeply-felt reflections and revealing the true gift of travel. Byrne will share her enchanting and enlightening book with us at this reading, discussion, and signing.
Erin Byrne writes travel articles and essays, short stories, poems, and screenplays. Her writing has won numerous awards, including five 2015 Travelers' Tales Solas Awards, and the 2015, 2013 and 2012 Grand Prize Bronze and Silver Awards for Best Travel Story of the Year for Deep Travel, Notre Dame, Storykeepers and Spirals, Memoir of a Celtic Soul.
Pre-Order an Autographed Copy Please Note: Autographed copies of books are only available after the event. $16.95