Book Talk & Signing: Author TaraShea Nesbit, "Beheld", March 29 from 3:00 - 4:00 PM

TaraShea Nesbit Book Talk & Signing Titcomb's Bookshop March 29 at 3pm "Beheld"

Come to the bookshop on Sunday afternoon, March 29th, from 3:00 - 4:00 PM to meet and listen to author TaraShea Nesbit talk about her new book, Beheld.  

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Beheld is the riveting story of a stranger’s arrival in the fledgling colony of Plymouth, Massachusetts―and a crime that shakes the divided community to its core.

Ten years after the Mayflower pilgrims arrived on rocky, unfamiliar soil, Plymouth is not the land its residents had imagined. Seemingly established on a dream of religious freedom, in reality the town is led by fervent puritans who prohibit the residents from living, trading, and worshipping as they choose. By the time an unfamiliar ship, bearing new colonists, appears on the horizon one summer morning, Anglican outsiders have had enough.

With gripping, immersive details and exquisite prose, TaraShea Nesbit reframes the story of the pilgrims in the previously unheard voices of two women of very different status and means. She evokes a vivid, ominous Plymouth, populated by famous and unknown characters alike, each with conflicting desires and questionable behavior.

Suspenseful and beautifully wrought, Beheld is about a murder and a trial, and the motivations―personal and political―that cause people to act in unsavory ways. It is also an intimate portrait of love, motherhood, and friendship that asks: Whose stories get told over time, who gets believed―and subsequently, who gets punished?

TaraShea Nesbit is the bestselling author of The Wives of Los Alamos.  Her writing has been featured in Granta, The Guardian, Ninth Letter, Salon, Fourth Genre, Quarterly West, The Collagist,  Iowa Review, Necessary Fiction, The Los Angeles Review of Books Fiction Issue, and elsewhere. She is an assistant professor of fiction and nonfiction at Miami University.

Event date: 

Sunday, March 29, 2020 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Event address: 

Titcomb's Bookshop
432 Route 6A
East Sandwich, MA 02537
Beheld Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781635573220
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 17th, 2020

The Wives of Los Alamos Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781620405048
Availability: Not in stock currently - usually ships in 1-5 days
Published: Bloomsbury USA - December 30th, 2014