A Light That Never Goes Out: The Full American Jacket Is In.
Here, finally, is the full jacket for the American edition of A LIGHT THAT NEVER GOES OUT: THE ENDURING SAGA OF THE SMITHS, to be published by Crown Archetype/Random House on December 4. Front image, back cover quotes, inside flap synopsisÂ and all. And a reminder of the American readings/discussions confirmed thus far; we hope to be adding more as we go along.
SATURDAY DECEMBER 8. Oriole 9, 17 Tinker Street, Woodstock. 6pm. (In conjunction with The Golden Notebook.) Reading, discussion, and Smiths music by Robert Burke Warren and Grasshopper of Mercury Rev.
SATURDAY DECEMBER 15. The Spotty Dog, 440 Warren Street, Hudson. 4pm. Reading, discussion, and Smiths music by Terry McCann and Stephen Bluhm.
MONDAY DECEMBER 17. Strand Books, 828 Broadway, Manhattan, New York. 7pm. In conversation with Matt Pinfield, host of MTVâ€™s 120 Minutes and the Hivecast.
In addition, the retro-80s web site Slicing Up Eyeballs has a dozen copies to give away to American readers.