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Let’s Discuss It: Kathleen Barber

November 1, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
Ambler Theater
108 E Butler Ave
Ambler, PA 19002
Upper Dublin & Wissahickon Valley Public Libraries
215-628-8744 or 215-643-1320


Upper Dublin & Wissahickon Valley Public Libraries present the Fall 2017 “Let’s Discuss it!” program: An Evening with Author Kathleen Barber Wednesday, November 1, 7:30p at Ambler Theater, 108 E Butler Avenue, Ambler, PA, in collaboration with Towne Book Center & Café and the Ambler Theater.

In their fifth collaborative Let’s Discuss It! visiting author program the Upper Dublin and Wissahickon Public libraries invite you to a special author event at the Ambler Theater.  Join us for an evening with mystery and suspense author Kathleen Barber as she discusses her debut thriller Are You Sleeping, published by Simon & Schuster.

  • Described as “Serial meets Ruth Ware’s In A Dark, Dark Wood in this inventive and twisty psychological thriller about a mega-hit podcast that reopens a murder case and threatens to unravel the carefully constructed life of the victim’s daughter.” –
  • calls it a “compulsively readable thriller” that is “Dark. Moving. Timely.”
  • “Barber is a delightful writer who has produced a taut thriller that will leave you wondering the identity of the killer. My prediction: the book is destined for the New York Times bestseller list.” –The Chicago Tribune.

Tickets are $10 (Admission only) or $20 (includes a copy of Are Your Sleeping) and are available for purchase online at – (link also on both library websites) or purchase at Upper Dublin and Wissahickon Valley Public Libraries. Seating is limited.

Plus! Author Q&A, book signing and additional books for sale to follow.

Kathleen Barber was raised in Galesburg, Illinois and now lives in Washington, DC. She graduated from the University of Illinois and Northwestern University School of Law, and previously practiced bankruptcy law at large firms in Chicago and New York. Are You Sleeping is her first novel.

For more information about this program or Let’s Discuss It, visit (215-628-8744) or (215-643-1320)

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