Steve Almond, "All the Secrets of the World"

Main Point Books welcomes Steve Almond with special guest Margo Rabb. Steve is celebrating the release of his eleventh book, the novel "All the Secrets of the World."

This is a live event in the store at Main Point. We ask that you register through Eventbrite to help us safely space seating. Under current COVID guidelines masks are required - updates to that policy will be listed here.

About the Author

Steve Almond is the author of ten books of fiction and nonfiction, including the New York Times bestsellers Candyfreak and Against Football. He teaches Creative Writing at the Neiman Fellowship at Harvard and Wesleyan, as well as Hugo House, Grub Street, and numerous literary conferences. His essays and reviews have been widely published in The New York Times Magazine, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Los Angeles Times, GQ, The Wall Street Journal, Poets & Writers, Tin House, and Ploughshares. His journalism has received numerous awards including the top national prize for feature writing from the Society of Professional Journalists. His short stories have been anthologized in The Best American Short Stories, Best American Mysteries, Best American Erotica, and The Pushcart Prize. He serves as a literary correspondent for WBUR and appears on numerous podcasts. He lives in Arlington, Massachusetts.

About Guest Margo Rabb

Margo's book "Lucy Clark Will Not Apologize" comes out in paperback in July. Pre-order your copy below!

Margo Rabb is the author of the novels Lucy Clark Will Not Apologize, Kissing in America, and Cures for Heartbreak. Her essays, journalism, book reviews, and short stories have been published in The New York Times, The New York Times Book Review, The Atlantic, Slate, Salon, Marie Claire, The Rumpus, Zoetrope: All-Story, Seventeen, Best New American Voices, New Stories from the South, One Story, and elsewhere, and have been broadcast on NPR. She received the grand prize in the Zoetrope short story contest, first prize in the Atlantic fiction contest, first prize in the American Fiction contest, and a PEN Syndicated Fiction Project Award. Margo grew up in Queens, New York, and has lived in Texas, Arizona, and the Midwest; she now lives in the Philadelphia area with her family.

Event date: 

Thursday, May 12, 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Event address: 

Main Point Books


All the Secrets of the World By Steve Almond Cover Image
ISBN: 9781638930020
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Zando - May 3rd, 2022

Lucy Clark Will Not Apologize By Margo Rabb Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062322418
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Quill Tree Books - July 12th, 2022