The Manicurist’s Daughter: Book Launch Event

March 13, 2024
6-8pm EST
M.M.LaFleur Upper West Side Store

About the Event

Join our founder & CEO Sarah LaFleur and actress and comedian Susan Lieu for an interactive conversation about Susan's new book, The Manicurist's Daughter. They'll chat about Susan's experience writing the book and performing her acclaimed show, discuss the struggle to leave your 9-to-5, and explore the theme of forgiveness.

In addition to meeting Sarah and Susan, guests will have the opportunity to purchase a signed copy of The Manicurist's Daughter and shop with a stylist at a special 20% off.

M.M.LaFleur UWS Store
182A Columbus Ave.
New York, NY 10023

About Susan Lieu

SUSAN LIEU is a Vietnamese-American author, playwright, and performer who tells stories that refuse to be forgotten. A daughter of nail salon workers, she took her award-winning autobiographical solo show 140 LBS: How Beauty Killed My Mother on a ten-city national tour, with sold-out premieres and accolades from the Los Angeles Times, NPR, and American Theatre. Eight months pregnant, she premiered her sequel, OVER 140 LBS, at ACT Theatre. She is a proud alumna of Harvard College, Yale School of Management, Coro, Hedgebrook, and Vashon Artist Residency. She is also the cofounder of Socola Chocolatier, an artisanal chocolate company based in San Francisco. Susan lives with her husband and son in Seattle, where they enjoy mushroom hunting, croissants, and big family gatherings. The Manicurist’s Daughter is her first book.

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