Wednesday, October 7, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or
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Please join us in welcoming New York Time- bestselling author Allison Pataki for a virtual discussion of her sweeping new novel, The Queen's Fortune, about the extraordinary woman who captured Napoleon’s heart, created a dynasty, and changed the course of history.  Copies of the book are available to place on hold through the RCLS catalog, or call the Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3.

Allison Pataki is the New York Times-bestselling author of THE QUEEN'S FORTUNE, THE TRAITOR'S WIFE, THE ACCIDENTAL EMPRESS, SISI: EMPRESS ON HER OWN, WHERE THE LIGHT FALLS, as well as the nonfiction memoir BEAUTY IN THE BROKEN PLACES and two children's books, NELLY TAKES NEW YORK and POPPY TAKES PARIS. Allison's novels have been translated into more than a dozen languages. A former news writer and producer, Allison has written for The New York Times, ABC News, The Huffington Post, USA Today, Fox News and other media outlets. She has appeared on The TODAY Show, Fox & Friends, Good Day New York, Good Day Chicago and MSNBC's Morning Joe.

Allison graduated cum laude from Yale with a bachelor's degree in English, and spent several years in journalism before switching to writing fiction. A member of The Historical Novel Society, Allison lives in New York with her husband and family. To learn more and to connect with Allison, please visit or Twitter @AllisonPataki. 

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