Claire Messud

Please join us as we welcome Claire Messud back to the bookstore. Her new novel, This Strange Eventful History is perhaps our favorite yet. Yiyun Li, author of The Book of Goose, writes, “Call it the War and Peace of the 20th and 21st century.


In store, and free.

Event date: 
Wednesday, June 26, 2024 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
10 Langley Rd
Newton, MA 02459-1972
This Strange Eventful History: A Novel By Claire Messud Cover Image
ISBN: 9780393635041
Availability: Likely on our shelves now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 14th, 2024

One of Oprah Daily's Most Anticipated Books of 2024 • One of New York magazine's "23 Books We Can’t Wait to Read in 2024" • One of The Guardian's "Books to Look Out for in 2024" • One of The Globe & Mail's Most Anticipated Books of 2024 • One of BookPage's Most Anticipated fiction of 2024 • One of Literary Hub's “Most Anticipated Books o