Literary Arts

Daniel Gumbiner - The Boatbuilder

Book Passage

Longlisted for the 2018 National Book Award for Fiction. At 28 yrs old, Eli "Berg" Koenigsberg has never encountered a challenge he couldn't push through, until a head injury leaves him with a weakness for opiates. The Boatbuilder, by Daniel Gumbiner follows Berg as he moves to a remote Northern California town. Addled by addiction and chronic pain, Berg meets Alejandro, a reclusive, master boatbuilder, and begins to see a path forward.

Event Info
Oct 28
Sun., at 3pm
Book Passage/San Francisco
1 Ferry Building, #42, San Francisco
Info: 415-927-0960
Venue: 835-1020
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