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2020

Watch 3-minute video: Author Helen Fremont on being disowned and declared dead by her own family.

Watch the short YouTube video (under 3 minutes): Author Helen Fremont On Being Disowned and Declared Dead By Her Own Family.

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“Family Volley” – new essay in LEON Literary Journal

June, 2020 - "Family Volley" essay

Helen's new essay "Family Volley" has been published in LEON Literary Review

Read Helen’s new essay “Family Volley” in LEON Literary Review.

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Museum of Jewish Heritage Book Talk

Watch the video of Helen's book talk about THE ESCAPE ARTIST hosted by the Museum of Jewish Heritage...

Thank you to the Museum of Jewish Heritage for my book talk with Helen Epstein about THE ESCAPE ARTIST.
Watch the video here.

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New memoir, The Escape Artist, released in February, 2020

February, 2020

The Escape Artist, released 2020. NYT Review "Editor's Choice" Selection; "Reader's Choice" selection by BookPage

New memoir, The Escape Artist, released February 11, 2020

New York Times Review “Editor’s Choice” selection

Selected by BookPage as a “Reader’s Choice” best book of 2020.

Named a “Best New Book” by People Magazine.

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Wellesley Magazine Review

Spring 2020

Review of THE ESCAPE ARTIST: "engrossing, complex... a must-read..."

Read EB Bartels’ review of THE ESCAPE ARTIST in Wellesley Magazine.

“engrossing, complex… a must-read…”

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The Writer’s Voice Interview

April 9, 2020

Thank you to The Writer's Voice and Francesca Rheannon for her interview about THE ESCAPE ARTIST

Thank you to The Writer’s Voice with Francesca Rheannon for her podcast and interview of me about THE ESCAPE ARTIST.  Listen to it here:

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Truro Public Library, June 30, 2020

June 30, 2020

Helen reads from her new memoir at the Truro Public Library

Helen will read and discuss her new memoir at the Truro Public Library

7 Standish Way
North Truro, MA 02652
Phone: 508-487-1125

6:30 p.m.

 

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Peninsula Public Library – July 30, 2020

July 30, 2020

Join Helen for a discussion of her new memoir at the Peninsula Public Library on Long Island, NY

Join Helen for a reading and discussion of her new memoir, The Escape Artist at the Peninsula Public Library.

Peninsula Public Library
280 Central Avenue
Lawrence, NY 11559

1:00 pm (or 3:00 pm – stay tuned…)

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Big Town Gallery, Rochester, VT August 16, 2020

August 16, 2020

Join us for a reading by Helen Fremont and Kerrin McCaddin at Big Town Gallery, VT

Join us for a reading by Helen Fremont and Kerrin McCaddin at Big Town Gallery in Rochester, VT.

Big Town Gallery
Rochester, Vermont
Time TBA

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WFJCSD Conference, Oct. 30 – Nov. 2, 2020

October 30 - November 2, 2020

Helen will discuss her work at the World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust & Descendants Annual Conference in St. Louis, MO

Join Helen as she discusses her new memoir, The Escape Artist, and her previous memoir, After Long Silence, at the World Federation of Jewish Child Survivors of the Holocaust & Descendants Annual Conference.

St. Louis Marriott
St. Louis, MO

Times TBD

For updates: www.holocaustchild.org

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AWP 2021 Panel “Betrayed…”

March 3-6, 2021 Kansas City Convention Center, Kansas

Helen will moderate and speak on a panel at the AWP Conference in Kansas City, Kansas on "Betrayed: Writing About Family, Friends, and Loved Ones" Time TBD

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PAST EVENTS

PAST EVENTS:

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Special Kindle Sale! Month of June 2020

June, 2020

THE ESCAPE ARTIST has been selected for a Kindle Monthly Deal for the month of June! The deal will run from Monday, 6/1 through Sunday, 7/5 and THE ESCAPE ARTIST will be downpriced to $1.99.

SPECIAL DEAL!  THE ESCAPE ARTIST has been selected for a Kindle Monthly Deal for the month of June! The deal will run from Monday, 6/1 through Sunday, 7/5 and THE ESCAPE ARTIST will be downpriced to $1.99.

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ZOOM – Helen Reads with Four Way Books May 15, 2020

Friday, May 15, 2020

LIVE ZOOM EVENT: Reading with Four Way Books

Live Zoom Event: Join Helen and others for a reading for Four Way Books in NY
Photo Credit: Peter Knox

7:00 p.m.

Register to attend by clicking here.

Sponsored by Books Are Magic Brooklyn, NY

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POSTPONED – Andover Memorial Library May 18, 2020 – New Date TBD

Monday, May 18, 2020

NEW DATE TBD – Helen will speak and give a reading from her new memoir The Escape Artist at the Andover Memorial Hall Library.

2 North Main Street
Andover, MA
7:00 pm

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