Markus Zusak, Author Event and Book Signing
On Friday, September 6 at 7:00 PM, Markus Zusak, author of five books including the award-winning I Am the Messenger and the beloved bestseller, The Book Thief, will appear in a free public event at Pilgrim School. The Book Thief has been translated into 40 languages and has been on the New York Times bestseller list for over 8 years. It is currently in production as a major motion picture to be released Nov. 15 starring Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, and Sophie Nelisse.
Mr. Zusak will discuss his work and answer questions in the historic Main Sanctuary of First Congregational Church, adjacent to the Pilgrim School campus. There will be a book signing afterwards, with books available for purchase provided by Chevalier’s Books on Larchmont.
Pilgrim School is an independent Early Education-Grade 12 school located between Hancock Park and Downtown at 540 South Commonwealth Avenue, Los Angeles 90020. Free parking is available.