Matt Haig, author of The Midnight Library, a virtual Readings from Oconomowaukee event with Books & Company and Boswell Book Company
Presenting the latest event in the Readings from Oconomowaukee series from Books & Company and Boswell Books. Matt Haig, author of the novels How to Stop Time and his latest, The Midnight Library, joins us all the way from Brighton for this special afternoon event.
Somewhere out beyond the edge of the universe there is a library that contains an infinite number of books, each one the story of another reality. One tells the story of your life as it is, along with another book for the other life you could have lived if you had made a different choice at any point in your life. While we all wonder how our lives might have been, what if you had the chance to go to the library and see for yourself? Would any of these other lives truly be better?
In The Midnight Library, Matt Haig’s enchanting new novel, Nora Seed finds herself faced with this decision. Faced with the possibility of changing her life for a new one, following a different career, undoing old breakups, realizing her dreams of becoming a glaciologist; she must search within herself as she travels through the Midnight Library to decide what is truly fulfilling in life, and what makes it worth living in the first place.
Purchase your copy from Boswell (https://www.boswellbooks.com/book/9780525559474) or Books & Company (https://www.booksco.com/book/9780525559474). Signed bookplates will be available. Matt Haig is also the author of the nonfiction book Reasons to Stay Alive, a worldwide bestseller.