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UPCOMING EVENTS

++Sun, Apr 30, 2PM — Celebrate the release of SOAP OPERA CONFIDENTIAL: WRITERS AND SOAP INSIDERS ON WHY WE’LL TUNE IN TOMORROW AS THE WORLD TURNS RESTLESSLY BY THE GUIDING LIGHT OF OUR LIVES with editors Elizabeth Searle and Suzanne Strempek Shea and contributors Lisa Borders, Emily Franklin, Allan Hunter, Marianne Leone, Leigh Montville, Brenda Sparks Prescott, and Sebastian Stuart.

++Mon, May 1, 7PM — PoemWorks Poetry Event with Steve Nickman and Wendy Drexler, followed by an Open Mic.

++Tue, May 2, 7PM  — Jessica Shattuck, author of THE WOMEN IN THE CASTLE: A NOVEL

++Wed, May 3, 7PMLisa Feldman Barrett, author of HOW EMOTIONS ARE MADE: THE SECRET LIFE OF THE BRAIN. Please note that C-SPAN will be filming this event.

++Thu, May 4, 7PMMarianne Leone, author of MA SPEAKS UP: AND A FIRST-GENERATION DAUGHTER TALKS BACK

++Tue, May 9, 7PMAlex Beam, author of THE FEUD: VLADIMIR NABOKOV, EDMUND WILSON, AND THE END OF A BEAUTIFUL FRIENDSHIP

++Wed, May 10, 7PMJ. Robert Lennon, author of BROKEN RIVER: A NOVEL, and David Samuel Levinson, author of TELL ME HOW THIS ENDS WELL: A NOVEL

++Thu, May 11, 7PMJohn J. Winters, author of SAM SHEPARD: A LIFE

++Sat, May 13, 11 AM — Picture Book Event with Sally Sandford and Ilse Plume, author and illustrator of HENRY AND THE HUCKLEBERRIES: A VISIT WITH MR.  THOREAU AT WALDEN POND

++Mon, May 15, 7 to 9 PM — Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Meet and Greet Event, hosted by Brenda Davis Harsham. Authors, Poets, Illustrators and Kids Lit Lovers welcome!

++Tue, May 16, 7PMDawn Tripp, author of GEORGIA: A NOVEL OF GEORGIA O’KEEFFE, and B.A. Shapiro, author of THE MURALIST: A NOVEL

++Wed, May 17, 7PMFiona Maazel, author of A LITTLE MORE HUMAN: A NOVEL, and Paul La Farge, author of THE NIGHT OCEAN: A NOVEL

++Thu, May 18, 7PMDavid Hicks, author of WHITE PLAINS: A NOVEL, and ZZ Packer, author of DRINKING COFFEE ELSEWHERE: STORIES, in conversation with Kenneth Calhoun, author of BLACK MOON: A NOVEL

++Tue, May 23, 7PMJodi Daynard, author of A MORE PERFECT UNION: A NOVEL

++Wed, May 24, 7PMMartha Cooley, author of GUESSWORK: A RECKONING WITH LOSS, in conversation with Douglas Bauer, author of WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?: MATTERS OF LIFE AND DEATH

++Thu, May 25, 7PM — Poetry Event with Richard Hoffman, author of NOON UNTIL NIGHT, Fred Marchant, author of SAID NOT SAID, and Ben Berman, author of FIGURING IN THE FIGURE

++Tue, May 30, 7PMRandy Susan Meyers, author of THE WIDOW OF WALL STREET: A NOVEL

UPCOMING BOOKCLUBS

++Sun, Apr 30, 2PM — Sunday Salon meets to discuss THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD by Colson Whitehead.  Supplemental Reading: MARCH by John Lewis.  No registration necessary.

++Fri, May 12, 7PM — Friday Night Bookclub meets to discuss MIKHAIL AND MARGARITA: A NOVEL by Julie Lekstrom Himes. No registration necessary.

++Sun, May 21, 2PM — Sunday Salon meets to discuss EXIT WEST by Moshin Hamid.  Supplemental Reading: TELL ME HOW IT ENDS: AN ESSAY IN FORTY QUESTIONS by Valeria Luiselli. No registration necessary.

++Wed, May 31, 7PM — Celebrity Bookclub meets to discuss THE PLOT AGAINST AMERICA by Philip Roth, hosted by Joseph Finder, author of the forthcoming novel, THE SWITCH.  No registration necessary.

Our current bookclub selections are available for purchase at 10% off the cover price and earn a stamp card stamp.

For those in your own bookclub, we offer 20% off your bookclub’s title. Books must be ordered all at once and paid for by a bookclub designee.