I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You
About the Author
Ally Carter is the New York Times best-selling author of I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You and it sequel, Cross My Heart and Hope to Spy. She lives in Oklahoma and is busy masterminding her next big heist.
Word for Word is a theater ensemble whose mission is to tell great stories with elegant theatricality, staging performances of classic and contemporary fiction. This year is their 25th anniversary, and they are celebrating with stories by two of their favorite authors.
Tobias Wolff's "Deep Kiss" perfectly captures yearning adolescence: this is Joe Reed's story of his first love which nearly breaks him, yet resonates into his middle age.
In George Saunders “Victory Lap” three young people are thrust toward a critical life moment, suddenly and unexpectedly converging on a single point in space and time. Humor develops into great menace, with a soul-saving ending.
The August 15th show is a special night featuring a post-show conversation with both authors.