Author George Pelecanos will discuss and read from his book, Hard Revolution, at a benefit for the new Silver Spring Library July 31, 7-9 pm, at Eastern Village in Silver Spring.
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A Silver Spring native and author of 20 novels set in and around Washington, DC, Pelecanos will discuss how he came to write the book and will read several passages set in downtown Silver Spring circa 1959. A book signing will follow the reading.
The reading will be held in the meeting room at Eastern Village, 7981 Eastern Avenue, in Silver Spring. Ample parking is available in the Kennett Street surface lot and parking garage. Eastern Village is also within walking distance of the Silver Spring metro.
Proceeds will support an early literacy center planned for the new library, scheduled to open at the end of this year.
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