THURSDAY, MAY 10 (7:00 p.m.)

Please join us at the next Powell's North reading featuring novelist Naeem Murr and two of our finest emerging writers!

Naeem Murr is the author of three novels, The Boy, The Genius of the Sea, and most recently, The Perfect Man (Random House). Murr's work has garnered international attention and his novels have been the recipient of the New York Times Notable Book Award and The Commonwealth Writers' Prize for the Best Book of Europe/South Asia. Murr has been the recipient of a Stegner Fellowship at Stanford University, as well as Fellowships from the Lannan and Guggenheim Foundations. He has been a writer-in-residence at the University of Missouri, Western Michigan University, and Northwestern University. Born and brought up in London, Murr currently lives in Chicago.