THIS WEEK IN APRIL

  1. Thursday Oct 16 JENNIFER HOLLAND THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16; 6:30 PM UPDATE: Ms. Holland has cancelled her appearances for the time being due to illness. She hopes to reschedule in the Spring. JENNIFER HOLLAND, using a Power Point presentation, will introduce her charming new book, Unlikely...
  2. Tuesday Oct 21 CINDA WILLIAMS CHIMA TUESDAY, OCTOBER 21; 7 PM CINDA WILLIAMS CHIMA will introduce The Sorcerer Heir, the final book in her Heir Chronicles series. The delicate peace between Wizards and the Underguilds still holds by the thinnest of threads, but powerful forces inside...
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HOT BOOKS


  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens by Alan Dean Foster

    The official novelization of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the highly anticipated blockbuster film directed by J. J. Abrams, featuring an 8-page color photo insert of thrilling images from the hit movie. Set years after Return of the Jedi, "this stunning new action-packed adventure rockets us back into the world of Princess Leia, Han Solo, Chewbacca, C-3PO, R2-D2, and Luke Skywalker, while introducing a host of exciting new characters. So return to that galaxy far, far away, and prepare yourself for what happens when the Force awakens. . . .

  • The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up : The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing by Marie Kondo and Cathy Hirano

    This #1"New York Times" best-selling guide to decluttering your home from Japanese cleaning consultant Marie Kondo takes readers step-by-step through her revolutionary KonMari Method for simplifying, organizing, and storing. With detailed guidance for determining which items in your house spark joy (and which don’t), this international bestseller featuring Tokyo s newest lifestyle phenomenon will help you clear your clutter and enjoy the unique magic of a tidy home and the calm, motivated mindset it can inspire.
  • See Me by Nicholas Sparks

    See Me is a story of obsession, reinvention and a love that defies every expectation, reminding us that destiny often rests in our own hands-even in matters of the heart. Colin is giving his second chance his best shot. As for Maria, the hardworking lawyer and daughter of Mexican immigrants, Colin will challenge every notion she's ever had about herself and her future, making her question what truly makes her happy.

  • The Bazaar of Bad Dreams by Stephen King

    A master storyteller at his best--the O. Henry Prize winner Stephen King delivers a generous collection of stories, several of them brand-new, featuring revelatory autobiographical comments on when, why, and how he came to write (or rewrite) each story. Magnificent, eerie, utterly compelling, these stories comprise one of King's finest gifts to his constant reader--"I made them especially for you," says King. "Feel free to examine them, but please be careful. The best of them have teeth."
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JENNIFER HOLLAND

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 16; 6:30 PM

UPDATE: Ms. Holland has cancelled her appearances for the time being due to illness. She hopes to reschedule in the Spring.

JENNIFER HOLLAND, using a Power Point presentation, will introduce her charming new book, Unlikely Heroes, which tells stories of lives saved by an animal’s quick action or made better by an animal as a companion or assistant. She talks about how all of the stories in her book help to show what complex beings our animal friends are. They can teach us a lot about ourselves and how important it is to treat them with respect. WORKMAN

Holland has also written Unlikely Friendships for Kids: The Dog and the Piglet , Unlikely Friendships for Kids: The Monkey and the Dove and Unlikely Friendships for Kids: The Leopard & the Cow.

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