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Redwood (Zoom): Alka Joshi – My 10-Year Journey to Overnight Success
January 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
THIS MEETING WILL BE ON ZOOM ONLY
Join us on Saturday, January 21, at 1 p.m.
Registration link below.
Saturday, January 21, 2023
1 – 2:30 p.m.
ALKA JOSHI – MY 10-YEAR JOURNEY TO OVERNIGHT SUCCESS
In a highly anticipated presentation, Alka Joshi, the bestselling author of The Henna Artist (a Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick) and The Secret Keeper of Jaipur, and upcoming release, The Perfumist of Paris, will share:
- How she went from advertising copywriter to NYT Bestselling author
- What she learned along the way
- Why she loves her villains as much as her good characters
- The process of screen adaption
- And what has changed in her life since becoming a NYT Bestseller
Alka Joshi was born in India and raised in the U.S. since the age of nine. She has a BA from Stanford University and an MFA from California College of Arts. At age 62, Joshi published her debut novel, The Henna Artist, which immediately became a New York Times bestseller, a Reese Witherspoon Book Club pick, was Longlisted for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize and is being developed into an episodic series by Miramax TV. The sequel, The Secret Keeper of Jaipur, released June 2021, and will be followed by The Perfumist of Paris, the third book in the trilogy in 2023.
Connect with Alka Joshi at alkajoshi.com.