oin us on Wednesday 4th October when Nathan will be discussing his debut novel, before answering questions from the audience and signing copies of The Nix. "
"Meet Samuel: stalled writer, bored teacher at a local college, obsessive player of online video games. He hasn't seen his mother, Faye, in decades, not since she abandoned her family when he was a boy. Now she has suddenly reappeared, having committed an absurd politically motivated crime that electrifies the nightly news, beguiles the Internet, and inflames a divided America. The media paints Faye as a radical hippie with a sordid past, but as far as Samuel knows, his mother was an ordinary girl who married her high-school sweetheart. Which version of his mother is true? Two facts are certain: she's facing some serious charges, and she needs Samuel's help. "
"'The Nix is the satirical election novel Trumps America deserves.' - The Huffington Post "
"Nathan Hill is compared to Irving. Irving compares him to Dickens' - The New York Times
71-74 North St Brighton
04/10/2017 12:00 AM
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Nathan Hill's short stories have appeared in many literary journals, including The Iowa Review, AGNI, The Gettysburg Review, and Fiction, where he was awarded the annual Fiction Prize. A native Iowan, he now lives with his wife in Naples, Florida. The Nix is his first novel.