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The Gwinnett County Public Library presents an evening with author Lisa See

Event date: 
Saturday, July 8, 2023 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

This event requires the purchase of a ticket. Please click here. 

Charis and the The Gwinnett County Public Library welcome New York Times bestselling author Lisa See for a discussion of her latest novel, Lady Tan’s Circle of Women, at the Norcross Cultural Arts Center.

About the Book: The latest historical novel from New York Times bestselling author Lisa See, Lady Tan’s Circle of Women, is a captivating story of women helping other women. Inspired by the true story of Tan Yunxian, a woman physician from 15th-century China, this story is a triumphant reimagining of the life of a woman who was remarkable in the Ming dynasty and would be considered remarkable today. Perfect for fans of See’s classic Snowflower and the Secret Fan and The Island of Sea Women.

About Lisa See: Lisa See is the New York Times bestselling author of The Tea Girl of Hummingbird LaneSnow Flower and the Secret FanPeony in LoveShanghai GirlsChina Dolls, and Dreams of Joy, which debuted at #1. She is also the author of On Gold Mountain, which tells the story of her Chinese American family’s settlement in Los Angeles. Ms. See has also written a mystery series that takes place in China. Her books have been published in 39 languages. Ms. See’s latest novel is Lady Tan's Circle of Women.

About the Event:

Tickets are required for this event. All tickets include a copy of the book. Lisa See will sign books after the event at 8:30 pm. Doors open at 6:30 pm and the event begins at 7:30 pm.

Please bring your ticket (digitally or on paper) with you to pick up your copy of the book at the Norcross Cultural Arts Center on the night of the event. All books not picked up at the event on 7/8 will be available for pickup at Charis Books and More (184 S. Candler St, Decatur) for an additional 2 weeks.

Additional copies of Ms. See's books will be available for sale at the event courtesy of Charis Books and More. 


  • Masks: Face masks are encouraged but not required. 
  • The Norcross Cultural Arts Center is fully wheelchair accessible, with accessible parking. Please contact us at if you have other seating or accessibility needs.
Event address: 
Norcross Cultural Arts Center
10 College Street
Norcross, GA 30071
Event Summary: 
Charis and The Gwinnett County Public Library present an evening with author Lisa See at the Norcross Cultural Arts Center.