Upcoming Events

Author Event: Monica Hesse - American Fire

Event date: 
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

"American Fire" is Washington Post reporter Monica Hess’s account of a five-month long arson spree that left a rural county in Virginia reeling, and the twisted love story behind it all.






Author Event: Jaimal Yogis - All Our Waves

Event date: 
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

In this meditative memoir--a compelling fusion of Barbarian Days and the journals of Thomas Merton--the author of Saltwater Buddha reflects on his "failing toward enlightenment," his continued search to find meaning and a greater understanding of the Divine in the world's oceans as well as everyday life.




Southern Author Panel: Lawless Lands

Event date: 
Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

A wild ride through the weird western world with New York Times Bestsellers Seanan McGuire, Faith Hunter, and 18 other amazing writers of western stories!

The cry of coyotes at moonrise.

The whistle of the eastbound train.

The heat of the desert sun.


Author Event: Dr. Chris Brown - Young Leonardo

Event date: 
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Authors Discover a Full-Scale Canvas of The Last Supper. Painted by the Master and his Associates, making this the Most Exciting da Vinci Revelation in the Last Decade.

Author Event: Melissa Scholes Young - The Flood

Event date: 
Friday, August 4, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

In her debut novel, Young introduces readers to Hannibal, Mo., a town seemingly stuck in time, divided racially and unable to escape the long shadow of Mark Twain and his notoriously mischievous adventurers, Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn. Laura Brooks is on an adventure of her own. Ten years have passed since she fled Hannibal as the Mississippi River inundated the weak levies built by locals.

YA Author Panel:

Event date: 
Monday, August 7, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm