Dean Faulkner Wells at Burke’s Book Store April 21st

Press Release from Burke’s Book Store:

Burke’s Book Store

936 S. Cooper Memphis TN 38104

Phone 901-278-7484   Fax 901-274-8863

Since 1875


April 6, 2011

Dean Faulkner Wells will be at Burke’s Book Store on Thursday, April 21st, from 5:30 to 6:30 PM to sign copies of her new book, Every Day by the Sun: a Memoir of the Faulkners of Mississippi. ($25.00 hardcover, Crown Publishing.) There will be a talk and slide show at 6 p.m.

“Dean Faulkner Wells has written a memorable family story, full of the intimacies of place and cherished connections, that not incidentally sheds unexpected, humanizing light on her august uncle, William Faulkner.”

–Thomas McGuane, author of Driving on the Rim

“Dean Faulkner Wells knows where the gold is buried…Burn the deconstructionist’ texts. Every Day by the Sun is all you need.”

–Ellen Gilchrist, author of Victory over Japan

Dean Faulkner Wells is the niece of William Faulkner. She is the author of, among other works, The Ghosts of Rowan Oak, and the editor of The Best of Bad Faulkner. She lives in Oxford MS, with her husband, Larry Wells, where they run Yoknapatawpha Press.

If there are any questions concerning this event, please contact Corey Mesler at 901-278-7484.

Author: LampLighter

The voice of Cooper-Young, a vibrant, diverse neighborhood to live, work and play, in the heart of Midtown Memphis, Tennessee.

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