The Last Bookstore in Los Angeles will host a book signing event June 27th at 6pm.

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Press Release: It Won’t Happen Again


A book launch kicks off a two-day (April 21, 22) weekend presentation about domestic violence. On Saturday at 3pm, real estate agent, Coleen Brennan of Engel & Volkers International Luxury Brokerage will host freelance journalist, Susan Hoffman’s book discussion about her newly released novel, It Won’t Happen Again, a story about how home becomes a dangerous place when a monster moves in. 

   A representative from the Women’s Transitional Living Center, will be on hand to provide insight about domestic abuse toward women and children. Founded in 1976, WTLC ( is the oldest domestic violence shelter in Orange County and the third oldest in the nation. With a vision of ending the cycle of violence, WTLC’s mission is to help individuals and families escape the depths of domestic violence and exploitation. 

   Sat. Location:  3636 East Coast Highway, Corona del Mar, formerly Holly Sharp. 949-207-3101

   On Sunday at 3pm, Furnishing Hope, will host the second part of the two-day event with Susan Hoffman joined by victims of domestic violence and recipients of the Furnishing Hope program sharing their experiences. Furnishing Hope provides furniture and supplies for Women with Children transitioning from shelters to independent living. 

Location: Westcliff Plaza, 1100 Irvine Ave., Newport Beach, (949) 524-5937.


Both events are free and open to the public with complimentary refreshments served and a raffle drawing that includes local business giveaways. Part of the Proceeds from the raffle and book sales will be donated to the WTLC and Furnishing Hope.


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