Los Angeles Book Club: Fruit of the Drunken Tree
“Original, politically daring, and passionately written—Fruit of the Drunken Tree is the coming-of-age female empowerment story we need in 2018.” —Vogue
SideShow Books offers a 20% discount on book club titles. Free and open to all, both PEN America Members and non-Members. Food and drink is available for purchase.
Sara Borjas is a Xicanx pocha and a Fresno poet. Her debut collection of poetry, Heart Like a Window, Mouth Like a Cliff, is forthcoming from Noemi Press in March 2019 as part of the Akrilica series—a co-publishing venture with Letras Latinas that highlights innovative Latinx writing. Sara is a 2017 CantoMundo Fellow, the recipient of the 2014 Blue Mesa Poetry Prize, and a three-time Pushcart Prize nominee. She teaches creative writing at UC Riverside and lives in Los Angeles but stays rooted in Fresno.