Book Launch with authors Susan Stinson & Elizabeth McCracken

Join authors Susan Stinson (Martha Moody, Spider in a Tree) and Elizabeth McCracken (The Souvenir Museum, Here’s Your Hat What’s Your Hurry) online for a reading and discussion of the new edition of Susan Stinson's novel Martha Moody which is published this month by Small Beer Press. 

Signed copies of Susan Stinson's books are available for purchase below — personalized copies will be available at the event.

Please leave a note in the comments if you'd like a signed/personalized copy of Susan's books.

We have copies of Spider in a Tree despite what this website says! If you'd like a copy, please purchase Martha Moody and put "Spider in a Tree" in the comments, thank you!

We will have copies of Susan's earlier works for sale with all payments going directly to Susan. Please email us if you'd like to buy  Venus of ChalkFat Girl Dances with Rocks, and/or Belly Songs.

**Register for this event Here **


Susan Stinson's most recent novel, Spider In A Tree, was published by Small Beer Press. Her other novels are Venus of ChalkFat Girl Dances with Rocks, and Martha MoodyBelly Songs, a collection of poetry and lyric essays, was published in 1993. Her work -- which has appeared in The Public Humanist, The Kenyon Review, The Seneca Review, Curve, Lambda Book Report, and The Women's Review of Books -- has received the Outstanding Mid-Career Novelist Award from the Lambda Literary Foundation, the Benjamin Franklin Award in Fiction as well as a number of fellowships. She was born in Texas, raised in Colorado, and now lives in Northampton, MA.


Elizabeth McCracken is the author of seven books: Here’s Your Hat What’s Your HurryThe Giant’s House, Niagara Falls All Over AgainAn Exact Replica of a Figment of My ImaginationThunderstruck & Other StoriesBowlaway, and the forthcoming collection of short stories The Souvenir Museum.  She’s received grants and fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Liguria Study Center, the American Academy in Berlin, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, and the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study. Thunderstruck & Other Stories won the 2015 Story Prize. Her work has been published in The Best American Short StoriesThe Pushcart PrizeThe O. Henry PrizeThe New York Times Magazine, and many other places. You can find her rather often, entirely too often, really, on Twitter.

Event date: 
Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Event address: 
86 Cottage Street
Easthampton, MA 01027
Martha Moody Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781618731807
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Published: Small Beer Press - December 1st, 2020

Spider in a Tree Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781618730695
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Published: Small Beer Press - October 8th, 2013

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The Souvenir Museum: Stories Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062971289
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Published: Ecco - April 13th, 2021

Bowlaway: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062862860
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Published: Ecco - November 5th, 2019

Thunderstruck & Other Stories Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780812987676
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - August 18th, 2015

Here's Your Hat What's Your Hurry: Stories (Art of the Story) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062873729
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Published: Ecco - February 5th, 2019

An Exact Replica of a Figment of My Imagination: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316027663
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Published: Back Bay Books - February 22nd, 2010

The Giant's House: A Romance Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385340892
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - October 30th, 2007

Niagara Falls All Over Again: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385336482
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - November 26th, 2002

Venus of Chalk Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781563411373
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Published: Firebrand Books - May 1st, 2004

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ISBN: 9781883523022
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Published: Spinsters Ink Books - September 1st, 1994