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William Least Heat-Moon's debut novel, hilarious author John Marshall, and a punk show for the ages. 
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Happy April!  Lots going on! Get involved with a book or show!

Available April 11

CELESTIAL MECHANICS, debut novel of William Least Heat-Moon (Blue Highways)

Three Rooms Press is thrilled to announce the release of CELESTIAL MECHANICS, the debut novel of famed Blue Highways author William Least Heat-Moon. The compelling novel, which Booklist called, "an exploration readers will share and savor with every masterfully crafted sentence," is available now directly from Three Rooms Press, and will be available in stores and online starting this week. We'll be celebrating the launch with a series of events in Missouri featuring the author during April and May.  READ MORE
GOODREADS GIVEAWAY! SONGS OF MY SELFIE is a finalist for the 2016 Foreword Indie Awards. Find out what the buzz is all about for this brilliant anthology of millennial writers edited by 3RP editor extraordinaire Constance Renfrow. Starts April 6. Ends April 14. We're giving away 5 copies on Goodreads. CLICK HERE TO ENTER.

Exclusive Interview

Meet John Marshall, Emmy-nominated author of THE GREENFATHER (hilarious!)

This May, Three Rooms Press celebrates the release of John Marshall’s hysterical debut novel The Greenfather. A vegan-themed parody of The Godfather, The Greenfather features gangsters and granola, the family versus the Family, and severed heads—of lettuce. We sat down with John to discuss comedy, environmentalism, and what makes this book so funny. READ MORE

Save the Date 

May 2: Punk Rock All Stars--Launch Party for PUNK AVENUE at Le Poisson Rouge

On Tuesday, May 2nd, 7 p.m., Three Rooms Press presents a one-night-only event: PUNK ALL STARS, the NYC book launch for PUNK AVENUE: Inside the New York City Underground 1972-1982, a memoir by NYC punk scene insider Phil Marcade. The event will feature live performances by Phil Marcade (The Senders) backed by The Rousers + Friends, including Steve Shevlin, Barry Ryan, Danny Ray, JF Vergel, as well as performances by The Waldos (feat. Walter Lure from The Heartbreakers), Lenny Kaye, Andy Shernoff (The Dictators), Lynne Von, Daddy Long Legs, plus a conversation with Marcade and Legs McNeil (Please Kill Me), along with a slew of very special guests. READ MORE GET TICKETS
 

Backlist Spotlight

A look back at Hala Alyan's stunning award-winning poetry collection, Atrium

Hala Alyan’s debut novel Salt Houses will be released from Houghton Mifflin this May and has already received rave reviews across the board. From everyone at Three Rooms Press: Congratulations, Hala! And as April is National Poetry Month, we think it only fitting that we name Hala Alyan’s debut poetry collection, Atrium, our April Backlist Feature. For the entire month, this remarkable collection will be on sale on our website. READ MORE
EVENT CORNER
Thursday, April 20, 7pm
An Evening with William Least Heat-Moon: St. Louis
St. Louis Public Library - Schlafly Branch

co-sponsored by Left Bank Books
Renowned Blue Highways author William Least Heat-Moon celebrates the release of his debut novel CELESTIAL MECHANICS: A Tale for a Mid-Winter Night (Three Rooms Press, April 2017) with a presentation and discussion of the book READ MORE

Tuesday, May 2, 7pm 
PUNK ROCK ALL-STARS: Launch for PUNK AVENUE
Le Poisson Rouge, NYC

co-sponsored by Le Poisson Rouge
Author and musician Phil Marcade (The Senders) hooks up with The Rousers + Friends, including Steve Shevlin, Barry Ryan, Danny Ray, JF Vergel, for an night of classic NYC punk rock blues that also includes The Waldos (feat. Walter Lure from The Heartbreakers), Lenny Kaye, Andy Shernoff (The Dictators), Lynne Von, Daddy Long Legs, plus a conversation with Marcade and Legs McNeil (Please Kill Me), along with a slew of very special guests celebrating the release of PUNK AVENUE: Inside the NYC Underground 1972-1982 (Three Rooms Press, May 2017). READ MORE  GET TICKETS

Tuesday, May 2, 6:00pm
William Least Heat-Moon: Columbia, MO

Flat Branch Pub
co-sponsored by University of Missouri Library
Renowned Blue Highways author William Least Heat-Moon celebrates the release of his debut novel CELESTIAL MECHANICS: A Tale for a Mid-Winter Night (Three Rooms Press, April 2017) at his local watering hole, in a benefit for the University of Missouri Library READ MORE

Thursday, May 4, 6:30pm
An Evening with William Least Heat-Moon: Kansas City

Kansas City Public Library - Central Library
co-sponsored by Rainy Day Books
Renowned Blue Highways author William Least Heat-Moon celebrates the release of his debut novel CELESTIAL MECHANICS: A Tale for a Mid-Winter Night (Three Rooms Press, April 2017) with a presentation and discussion of the book READ MORE

Friday, May 5, 6:00pm
Launch Party for THE GREENFATHER by John Marshall
Cornelia Street Cafe, NYC

co-sponsored by Cornelia Street Cafe
Critics are raving about laugh-out-loud funny THE GREENFATHER by John Marshall (Three Rooms Press, May 2017). Publishers Weekly called it “a hilarious satire,” adding, “Even Don Corleone would laugh at this clever, funny story.” Find out what this buzz is all about when John and his comedic friends join forces to share excerpts from the book and tell stories about what inspired it. READ MORE

MEET OUR SPRING 2017 BOOKS:

CELESTIAL MECHANICS, William Least Heat-Moon's debut novel; THE GREENFATHER, a hysterical satire by TV comic genius John Marshall; and PUNK AVENUE, the wild memoir of Punk Rock insider Phil Marcade. Download our free catalog here or click on a book cover below to preorder.
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