Author Visit! Cris Mazza & Dan Libman

We at Books on First are so excited to have Cris Mazza, author of the book It's No Puzzle: a memoir in artifact and Dan Libman, with Book of Grudges here to discuss their new books.

It's No Puzzle explores heritage, legacy, and identity through her parents’ personal artifacts — letters, photos, newspaper clippings, school records, concert programs, etc — which tell stories that allow glimpses of Southern California culture in the 1940s50s and early 60s. 

At turns philosophical, funny, and profane, Libman's Book of Grudges recounts life on a family farm just after the death of the farmer: a year “not especially well lived.”


Event date: 
Friday, September 22, 2023 - 5:30pm
Event address: 
202 W First St
Dixon, IL 61021
It's No Puzzle: a memoir in artifact By Cris Mazza Cover Image
ISBN: 9781956005653
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Spuyten Duyvil - March 15th, 2023

Book of Grudges By Dan Libman Cover Image
ISBN: 9781959556404
Availability: Usually Ships Out to You in 3-7 Business Days
Published: Spuyten Duyvil Publishing - June 18th, 2023

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