Kathleen Rooney at the University Club of Chicago

Kathleen Rooney, who teaches English and creative writing at DePaul University, discusses her bestselling new novel, Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk, the story of 85-year-old Lillian, who walks through Manhattan on the last day of the year and recalls a long and eventful life.

Please call The Book Stall at 847-446-8880 to make your reservation (please note that the dress code for this event is business casual; denim is not permitted).

Event date: 

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 12:00pm

Event address: 

University Club of Chicago
76 E. Monroe St.
Chicago, IL 60603
Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250113320
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: St. Martin's Press - January 17th, 2017


"Transporting...witty, poignant and sparkling."
--People (People Picks Book of the Week)

"Prescient and quick....A perfect fusing of subject and writer, idea and ideal."
--Chicago Tribune