The Six Train to Wisconsin:
Author Reading and Q&A with Kourtney Heintz
Details: The Hart House Literary and Library Committee is pleased to present a reading by Kourtney Heintz from her debut novel The Six Train to Wisconsin, which was a semi-finalist in the 2012 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Awards.
Published by Createspace Publishing Platform, The Six Train to Wisconsin is a story that unravels how Oliver confronts his slowly revealed secretive past that was buried for a decade, to save his wife Kai, the one person who ties him to this world. When Kai’s telepathy spirals out of control, Oliver brings her to the quiet Wisconsin hometown he abandoned a decade ago, where his secrets await them. The emotionally powerful story, combined with Kai’s mystical telepathy, absorb the readers into the book.
There will be a giveaway during the event, with the chance to walk away with an ebook, an ipad cover, or some other author swag.
Date: Thurs., Oct. 10, 2013, 6-7 pm
Where: Hart House Library
About the Author: Kourtney Heintz writes emotionally evocative speculative fiction that captures the deepest truths of being human. For her characters, love is a journey never a destination. She resides in Connecticut with her warrior lapdog, Emerson, her supportive parents and three quirky golden retrievers. Years of working on Wall Street provided the perfect backdrop for her imagination to run amok at night, imagining a world where out-of-control telepathy and buried secrets collide.