Kathleen Donohoe presents Ashes of Fiery Weather

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Kathleen Donohoe presents her debut novel
Ashes of Fiery Weather

Sunday, October 16, 2016 at 3:00 p.m.
Larini Room, Public Square Building

Admission is Free

Ashes of Fiery Weather is a debut novel about six generations of women in a family of firefighters, spanning from famine-era Ireland to Brooklyn a decade after 9/11. Poignant, wise, and immersive, Ashes of Fiery Weather is a tour de force in the tradition of Let the Great World Spin, one that explores the emotional wounds and ultimate resilience of those drawn to fire, as well as the many ways we search for each other, and the many ways we hope to be rescued. It has been named one of BookRiot’s 100 Must-Read New York City Novels and is one of Amazon.com’s Best Books of the month for September.

KATHLEEN DONOHOE grew up in Brooklyn, New York in a family of firefighters. She serves on the board of Irish American Writers & Artists, an organization dedicated to the celebration of Irish-American artists across all disciplines. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and son and she is writing her next novel.

Contact Information

Primary Contact

Catherine Muscente
1000 Hempstead Avenue
PO Box 5002
Rockville Centre, NY 11571-5002

Date & Location

Date: 10/16/2016
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Larini Room, Public Square Building

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