Join Seattle writer Richard Chiem as we celebrate his debut novel, King of Joy. A remarkable debut, following his well-received first book of stories. It’s cited by The Millions as one of the most anticipated books of the year, and Nylon as one of “50 Books You’ll Want to Read This Year.”
Richard Chiem is the author of You Private Person, which was named one of Publishers Weekly’s 10 Essential Books of the American West. His work has been published in City Arts, Vol. 1 Brooklyn, Fanzine, 3:AM Magazine, and Moss, among many other venues. He has taught at Hugo House and at the University of Washington Bothell. He lives in Seattle.