Lee Child in conversation with Stephen King
discussing Lee Child's latest book
A Jack Reacher Novel
Tickets (book included) on sale now
through the Harvard Box Office
and at the door of the event
This event includes a book signing
September 9, 2015
7:30 PM ET
(Doors at 6:45)
45 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA, 02138
$32.00 through the Harvard Box Office - On Sale Now
Harvard Book Store and the the Harvard University Department of English are thrilled to welcome internationally bestselling author of the Jack Reacher novels LEE CHILD and world-renowned author STEPHEN KING for a discussion of Lee Child's latest book in the Jack Reacher series, Make Me. A book signing with Lee Child will follow the discussion.
Tickets go on sale Tuesday, August 11 at 12 noon through the Harvard Box Office only:
- in person at the Smith Campus Center (1350 Mass Ave, Cambridge MA 02138)
- over the phone at 617.496.2222
- online at https://www.boxoffice.harvard.edu/
UPDATE: Any remaining tickets will be available for purchase at Sanders Theatre, starting two hours before the event. Will Call will also be available starting two hours before the event.
Tickets are $32. Each ticket includes a copy of Make Me by Lee Child. These copies of the book may only be picked up at the venue the night of the event, and cannot be picked up in-store beforehand.
Lee Child will be signing copies of Make Me following the talk. A limited quantity of pre-signed copies of Make Me will also be available.
Those joining the signing line may each bring up to two (2) additional Lee Child books from home to be signed.
Please note: Stephen King will not be joining the book signing.
On Make Me
“Why is this town called Mother’s Rest?” That’s all Reacher wants to know. But no one will tell him. It’s a tiny place hidden in a thousand square miles of wheat fields, with a railroad stop, and sullen and watchful people, and a worried woman named Michelle Chang, who mistakes him for someone else: her missing partner in a private investigation she thinks must have started small and then turned lethal.
Reacher has no particular place to go, and all the time in the world to get there, and there’s something about Chang . . . so he teams up with her and starts to ask around. He thinks: How bad can this thing be? But before long he’s plunged into a desperate race through LA, Chicago, Phoenix, and San Francisco, and through the hidden parts of the internet, up against thugs and assassins every step of the way—right back to where he started, in Mother’s Rest, where he must confront the worst nightmare he could imagine.
Walking away would have been easier. But as always, Reacher’s rule is: If you want me to stop, you’re going to have to make me.
“Reacher is the stuff of myth. . . . One of this century’s most original, tantalizing pop-fiction heroes.” —The Washington Post
Tickets are $32. Each ticket includes a copy of Make Me by Lee Child.
Box Office Location and Hours:
Smith Campus Center (formerly Holyoke Center)
1350 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge MA 02138
Hours: 12PM-6PM, Tuesday through Sunday
Closed Mondays and some holidays.
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Walking from the Harvard Square T station: 5 minutes
As you exit the station, reverse your direction and walk east along Mass. Ave. in front of the Cambridge Savings Bank. Cross Dunster St. and proceed along Mass. Ave for three more blocks. Take a left on Quincy St. and walk two blocks. Memorial Hall will be the large red brick building on your left side. Sanders Theatre is the main auditorium in Memorial Hall.
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