Sam Halpern - A Far Piece to Canaan

Colfax Avenue: Sam Halpern, whose salty paternal wisdom made his son Justin Halpern’s Sh*t My Dad Says a phenomenal bestseller, will read from and sign his debut novel A Far Piece to Canaan ($14.99 HarperCollins). Inspired by Halpern’s own childhood in rural Kentucky, this novel tells the story of of Samuel Zelinsky, a celebrated but troubled former professor who reluctantly returns after his wife’s death to the Kentucky hills where he lived as a child to reconnect with long-buried memories and make good on a forgotten promise.


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Event date: 
Monday, July 29, 2013 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
2526 East Colfax Avenue
80129 Denver
A Far Piece to Canaan: A Novel of Friendship and Redemption Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062233165
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Harper Perennial - May 28th, 2013