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VIRTUAL - Elif Shafak | The Island of Missing Trees with Siri Hustvedt | Mothers, Fathers, and Others

Tue, December 7, 2021 5:00 P.M.

Cost: Free or $30/31.00-Book with ticket and signed book plate

REGISTER The most widely read woman female writer in Turkey and acclaimed worldwide for her work’s “vision, bravery and compassion” ( The New York Times Book Review ),  Elif Shafak  is the author of 12 bestselling novels, including  The Bastard of…

VIRTUAL - Edward Sorel | Profusely Illustrated

Thu, December 9, 2021 7:30 P.M.

Cost: Free or $34.00-Book with ticket and signed book plate

REGISTER In conversation with Signe Wilkinson “One of America’s foremost political satirists” ( The New York Times ), illustrator, caricaturist, and cartoonist Edward Sorel has illustrated 41 covers for  The New Yorker  and has published pictorial essays and features…

IN-Person - Kathryn Kolbert and Julie F. Kay | Controlling Women: What We Must Do Now to Save Reproductive Freedom

Tue, December 14, 2021 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: FREE

ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED In conversation with Dorothy Roberts Sandra Shaber Memorial Lecture Recognized by the National Law Journal as one of the “100 Most Influential Lawyers in America,”  Kathryn Kolbert  made history in 1992 when she argued the…

VIRTUAL - Nadifa Mohamed | The Fortune Men

Wed, December 15, 2021 5:00 P.M.

Cost: Free or $31.00-Book with ticket and *signed book plate

REGISTER Somali-British author Nadifa Mohamead is the writer of the renowned novels Black Mamba Boy and The Orchard of Lost Soul s. A regular contributor to The Guardian and the BBC , she is a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and is a lecturer in creative writing at Royal Holloway,…

Amor Towles | The Lincoln Highway

Mon, April 4, 2022 7:30 P.M.
Parkway Central Library

Cost: $15 ticket or $30 book with ticket

DETAILS TO COME The bestselling author of  A Gentleman in Moscow  and  Rules of Civility  and master of absorbing, sophisticated fiction returns with a stylish and propulsive novel set in 1950s America In June, 1954, eighteen-year-old Emmett Watson is driven home to Nebraska…