Author Holly Peterson's visit has been cancelled.

Category: Authors on Stage
Location: Adrian Lamb Room

This program with author Holly Peterson scheduled for Wednesday, April 30 at 7:00 p.m. ihas been cancelled. We will update the website if Holly is able to reschedule.

The Idea of Him shows a woman determined to pick herself back up and reclaim her life after being disillusioned and betrayed by her husband, even as the fear of being alone threatens to lure her down the wrong path. As Allie struggles to care for her children, tend to her demanding boss, and navigate the high jinx in the psychological and financial game-playing happening all around her, we fall in love with her determination to root out the truth, and in doing so, finally put her own interests and needs front and center. Most of all, we see the power of female friendship as an unlikely ally – in the form of the mysteriously seductive Jackie Malone – helps Allie to finally see the truth about her husband. And it sets them both free. 

HOLLY PETERSON is the author of the New York Times and international best seller, The Manny. She was a contributing editor for Newsweek and editor-at-large for Tina Brown’s Talk magazine. She was also an Emmy Award–winning producer for ABC News for more than a decade, where she covered global politics. Her writing has been published in the New York Times, Newsweek, Talk, the Daily Beast, Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, and other publications.

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