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NEWS & EVENTS

 

 

Book Launch for 50 Over 50 on Sunday May 22

2-4pm at Rosmont College, Gertrude Kistler Library  

Come celebrate the launch of 50 Over 50 at a Champagnge reception and reading. Books will be for sale and authors avaliable to sign copies. 

 

50 Over 50 is a superb collection of poetry, essays, and fiction by women over 50. This anthology features work by notable authors like Robin Black, Bonnie Jo Campbell, J.C. Todd, Vickie A. Carr, and Rachel Pastan. While many of the writers included are emerging authors (Tori Bond being one of them), all of the work has something funny, thoughtful, and compelling to say about sex, family, loss, and love.

 

 For directions to Rosemont College and campus map CLICK HERE

 
 
Naked Came the Cheesesteak: A Serial Novel
Co-edited by Tori Bond and Mitchell Sommers

 

The cheesesteak, Philadelphia’s culinary gift to the world, is now a murder weapon. From one end of the city to the other, someone is using cheesesteaks to kill. The police are powerless to stop it. Food trucks have become an instrument of death.  

 

Thirteen Philadelphia area writers have collaborated to produce a murder mystery set in the city of brotherly love. Sometimes funny, sometimes poignant, and sometimes a bit scary, Naked Came the Cheesesteak is both a wild ride of a mystery, and a snapshot of today’s Philadelphia. Co-edited by Tori Bond and Mitchell Sommers.


All thirteen chapters have been posted at PhiladelphiaStories.org. The ebook is due out in Spring 2016.

 

Tori will be a panelist for Let's Discuss It: Writing Philadelphia Stories

 

10/20/14 7pm - 8pm at Upper Dublin Public Library

10/28/14 7pm - 8pm at Wissahickon Valley Library, Blue Bell branch

 

Carla Spataro of Rosemont College will lead the panel discussion of local artists and writers whose work has been influenced by the City of Brotherly Love and are included in Extrodinary Gifts: Remarkable Women of the Delaware Valley.

9/20/2014

Philadelphia Stories' 10th Anniversary Celebration & Art Exhibit

7pm - 10pm at Cheltenham Center for the Arts 

 

Celebrate Philadelphia Stories'10th anniversary. The original art created for the Extraordinary Gifts anthology will be on display. For more details about this event, click here.

                                  
 
                                 
3/13/2014   Rosemont College MFA Reading Series
                                 
 

 

Tori Bond reads selected flash fiction.

3/8/2014     PS Books Extraordinary Gifts Launch Party

 

12/4/2012   Rosemont College MFA Reading Series
                                  
 

 

Tori  Bond reads selected flash fiction.