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June 15, 2023
6:00 pm
8:00 pm

Matthew Norman: CHARM CITY ROCKS Book Launch (With Jessica Anya Blau)

Do you love vinyls? Do you love Baltimore? Do you love romantic comedies? This event is for you! Join us for a celebration of Matthew Norman’s latest novel, CHARM CITY ROCKS, a hopeful, heartwarming romantic comedy set in Baltimore. Jessica Anya Blau, author of MARY JANE, will join Matt in conversation.

Matthew Norman lives in Baltimore, Maryland, with his wife and two children and holds an MFA from George Mason University. His previous novels include All Together Now, Last Couple Standing, We’re All Damaged and Domestic Violets.

Jessica Anya Blau was born in Boston and raised in Southern California. Her novels have been featured on The Today Show, Good Morning America, CNN and NPR, and in Cosmo, Vanity Fair, In Style, Country Living, Bust, Time Out, Parade, Oprah Summer Reads and other national publications. Jessica’s short stories and essays have been published in numerous magazines, journals and anthologies. Jessica co-wrote the script for Love on the Run starring Frances Fisher and Steve Howey. She has taught writing at Johns Hopkins University and The Fashion Institute of Technology. Currently, Jessica lives in New York.

The Ivy Bookshop, Back Patio


5928 Falls Road, Baltimore, MD 21209
Baltimore, 21209

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