Rachel Lynn Solomon
You'll Miss Me When I'm Gone (SIMON & SCHUSTER)
Saturday • January 6 • 3pm
U District store
Join us for the launch party of Rachel Lynn Solomon's debut book, You'll Miss Me When I'm Gone. Fraternal twins Adina and Tovah are both ambitious: viola prodigy Adina dreams of becoming a soloist while overachiever Tovah awaits her acceptance to Johns Hopkins. Their similarities end there. When the girls are tested for Huntington'sthe rare degenerative disease they've watched slowly rob their mother of control over her body and mindtheir differing results push them even farther apart. Two young women navigate guilt, betrayal, Jewish identity, first love, and a life-altering diagnosis in this moving new title.
Rachel Lynn Solomon lives in Seattle and loves tap dancing, red lipstick, and new wave music. A former journalist, she has worked for NPR, produced a radio show that aired in the middle of the night, and currently works in education. Once she helped set a Guinness World Record for the most natural redheads in one place. You'll Miss Me When I'm Gone is her debut novel.
Buy Please Note: Autographed copies of books are only available after the event. $17.99