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City Books present: Torrey Peters – Detransition, Baby, In conversation with Alexandra Heminsley

To celebrate the launch of the paperback version of her Women’s
Prize
-shortlisted novel ‘Detransition, Baby’, Torrey talks about her
uniquely trans take on love, motherhood and those exes who you just can’t quit.

“Irresistible … Perhaps Detransition, Baby is the first
great trans realist novel? Witty, elegant and rigorously plotted.” ~ Guardian

“Possibly the most hotly anticipated work of transgender
fiction ever.” ~ Pink News

Presented by City Books. This special evening will
include a reading, Q&A and book signing.

Book Launch, talk, citybooks

Tuesday 24th May 2022 - Starts 7pm


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