Maggie Shipstead brings novel to Harvard Book Store, steals pens

Writer Julie Orringer (right), who just won a Guggenheim, joined Maggie Shipstead at the Harvard Book Store Friday night for a discussion of Shipstead’s new novel, “Astonish Me,” which is set in the world of ballet. Shipstead tweeted the day after the event, “To all the bookstores I’ve stolen pens from: I’m sorry. It was an accident.”

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