Charles Yu Hits the Blogs and NYC

Charles Yu, debut author of How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe, hits the blog circut this week with interviews on,, and Largehearted Boy. calls How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Universe “a funny, funny book,” while hails it as “an ingenious mishmash of science fiction, family dynamics and meta-fiction,” and Largehearted Boy declares it’s: “the rare book I pick up to read the first several pages, then decide to drop everything and finish at once. Emotionally resonant, funny, and as clever as any book I have read all year, this debut novel heralds the arrival of a talented young writer unafraid to take chances.” Don’t miss Yu talk time travel at his NYC events at Word in Brooklyn on Sunday, September 26 at 6:30 pm and McNally Jackson in Manhattan on Monday, September 27 at 7 pm.