Hybrid Event: Hernan Diaz presents Trust

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Image shows a green border and white box containing the text: Hernan Diaz presents Trust. Thursday, May,12  2022. 6 PM ET. Hybrid. Next to the text are a photo of Diaz and the cover of TRUST.

UPDATE May 12: Due to travels delays, we're planning to start this event at 6:15 PM. Register to attend below. Any additional updates will be provided via email.

This is a hybrid event, meaning there is an option to attend virtually and a limited number of seats available to attend the event in-store. Registration is required for both in-person and virtual attendance. 

Please click here to register for the VIRTUAL event. The link required to attend will be emailed to registrants prior to the event. 

Please click here to register for the IN-PERSON event. Note the important event details on the RSVP form. 

The in-person event will include a book signing. If you are not attending in person and would like a signed and personalized copy, pre-order prior to May 12 and use the order comments field to tell us to whom the book should be signed.

If you decide to attend and to purchase books, we ask that you purchase from Malaprop's. You can purchase online below or in the store. When you do this you make it possible for us to continue hosting author events and you keep more dollars in our community. You may also support our work by purchasing a gift card or making a donation of any amount below. Thank you!


Even through the roar and effervescence of the 1920s, everyone in New York has heard of Benjamin and Helen Rask. He is a legendary Wall Street tycoon; she is the daughter of eccentric aristocrats. Together, they have risen to the very top of a world of seemingly endless wealth--all as a decade of excess and speculation draws to an end. But at what cost have they acquired their immense fortune? This is the mystery at the center of Bonds, a successful 1937 novel that all of New York seems to have read. Yet there are other versions of this tale of privilege and deceit.
Hernan Diaz's TRUST elegantly puts these competing narratives into conversation with one another--and in tension with the perspective of one woman bent on disentangling fact from fiction. The result is a novel that spans over a century and becomes more exhilarating with each new revelation.
At once an immersive story and a brilliant literary puzzle, TRUST engages the reader in a quest for the truth while confronting the deceptions that often live at the heart of personal relationships, the reality-warping force of capital, and the ease with which power can manipulate facts.

Hernan Diaz's first novel, In the Distance, was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award. He is also the author of a book of essays, and his fiction has appeared in The Paris Review, GrantaPlayboyMcSweeney's, and elsewhere. A recipient of a Whiting Award and the William Saroyan International Prize, he has been a fellow at the New York Public Library's Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers. His second novel, Trust, is being translated into more than twenty languages.

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Trust Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593420317
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Riverhead Books - May 3rd, 2022

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In the Distance Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566894883
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Coffee House Press - October 10th, 2017

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