Gary Goodman will be at the Stillwater Public Library on Thusday, December 9 at 6:30 p.m. for the launch of his new book, The Last Bookseller: A Life in the Rare Book Trade. He will be joined in conversation by editor Erik Anderson, and books will be available for purchase from Valley Bookseller. Please register here to attend the event: https://washcolib.libcal.com/event/8392775.
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Jenna Blum and her dog, Henry, will visit Stillwater to present her new book, Woodrow on the Bench: Life Lessons from a Wise Old Dog.
UPDATE: THIS EVENT HAS CHANGED TO A VIRTUAL FORMAT
Join us for the 19th Annual MahtoREADi - bringing together one community with one book.
We have made a change to our MahtoREADi event. Mr. Freeman would like to host the event virtually.
Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Strout will introduce her new novel Oh William! in Stillwater at an in-person event. Oh William! features Strout's iconic heroine, Lucy Barton, recounting her complex, tender relationship with William, her first husband -- and longtime, on-again-off-again friend and confidante.
Valley Bookseller is thrilled to be hosting the launch party for Jorge L. Contreras and his debut book, The Genome Defense: Inside the Epic Legal Battle to Determine Who Owns Your DNA.
**Event is free, no need to register**
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Please join us for a thrilling evening as we welcome these three suspense novelists to the virtual Literature Lovers' Night Out™:
Samantha Downing - FOR YOUR OWN GOOD
Sujata Massey _ THE BOMBAY PRINCE
Zoje Stage - GETAWAY
This event is free but registration is required: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_PbR0tZDgS4ew298C8sVuuw?fbclid=IwAR0klaYGiUbYaD5EJ0INKUkmr6lPGYfNpSACDJ4CQGSAvOuIoLEUqIEG4jQ
Please join us for a fascinating evening with two best selling authors. Kate Moore (RADIUM GIRLS) will be joining us from the U.K. to converse with award winning Minnesota author Mary Casanova (WATERFALL.)
Event is free but you must register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_NndnOs5NTj6KrMB662V60Q?fbclid=IwAR3OIBfZE1jXOPyb51OY11h276Tca_OfR5nz-XrTHquW6E5PwtddLATQM28
Kao Kalia will be joined by her father, Bee Yang who will open and close the evening with song poetry, kwv txhiaj, adding another layer to the poignant accounts of the Hmong fleeing the mountains of Laos, through the refugee camps of Thailand and to new struggles in the United States. Kalia credits her father as one of her most important literary influences. She writes, “Your songs, sung and unsung, guide me in each story I encounter.”
Please join us for an exciting virtual literary lunchtime program with three authors presenting their HOT READS for summer.
Zakiya Dalila Harris – THE OTHER BLACK GIRL
Renee Rosen – THE SOCIAL GRACES
Tahmima Anam – THE STARTUP WIFE
Please register for LITERATURE LOVERS' NIGHT OUT™ (Central Time) featuring:
Colleen Oakley - THE INVISIBLE HUSBAND OF FRICK ISLAND
Kathleen West - ARE WE THERE YET?
Pam Jenoff - THE WOMAN WITH THE BLUE STAR
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