The Front Row

Close Your Eyes by Amanda Eyre Ward

Texas author, Amanda Eyre Ward, discusses her new novel, Close Your Eyes, a dark yet tender tale about a young woman trying to come to terms with, and find the truth behind, the murder of her mother — a crime for which her father was convicted. Ms. Ward reads from Close Your Eyes this evening at the Blue Willow Bookshop.

Catherine Lu chats by phone with Austin-based writer, Amanda Eyre Ward.