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Dave Eggers

PENELOPE BASS
6 pm., Tuesday February 05 | Free.
Powell's City of Books
1005 W Burnside St.
 
Novelist, screenwriter, founding editor of McSweeneys and overall funny man/smarty pants Dave Eggers has done a lot of impressive things with words. Initially gaining fame from his 2000 novel, A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius, Eggers will be in Portland signing copies of his newest book, A Hologram for the King. He won’t be reading, but you can bask briefly in his staggering genius. 

Where: Powell's City of Books
Phone: (800) 878-7323
Address: 1005 W Burnside St.
Website: www.powells.com

 
 

Powell's City of Books

1005 W Burnside St.
Portland, OR
 
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