Following is this week's Bookstore Spotlight. Please confirm all details before leaving home!
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17
The Seminary Co-Op, 6:00 p.m. Gabriel Bump discusses his new book Everywhere You Don't Belong, a coming-of-age on Chicago’s South Side. Discussion, Q&A and signing.
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18
Toni Morrison Birthday Tribute at Front Porch Arts Center, 6:30 p.m. Attendees are invited to bring a short reading from their favorite Toni Morrison work. Reading, cake, and dancing.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19
The Book Stall, 6:30 p.m. Sally Lou Oaks Loveman was the audience producer for the Oprah Show. Her new book is Speak: Love Your Story, Your Audience is Waiting. The author calls it a "teaching memoir."
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 20
The Book Cellar, 7:00 p.m. Deborah Cohan discusses her new memoir Welcome to Wherever We Are. “How do you go about caregiving for an ill and elderly parent with a lifelong history of abuse and control, intertwined with expressions of intense love and adoration? How do you reconcile the resulting ambivalence, fear, and anger?”
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21
Women & Children First, 7:00 p.m. CPS teacher Greg Michie reads from his new book Holler If You Hear Me, a new comic edition of his bestselling memoir. He will be joined by Bill Ayers and contributing artists.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 22
Anderson’s Bookshops, 8:00 a.m. Anderson’s 18th Annual Children's Literature Breakfast will take place at Bobak’s in Woodbridge. Speakers, authors, goody bags and more! Follow link for all details
Volumes Bookcafe, 10:00 a.m. Babble Bot Storytime with author and toddler dad Bennett Dixon. Babble Bot is "a picture book about a baby and a daddy who can't understand one another until a toy robot steps in to translate."
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23
The Book Stall, 10:00 a.m. Margalit Fox appears at Temple Beth Israel's Sunday Morning Seminar to discuss her book Conan Doyle for the Defense: The True Story of a Sensational British Murder, a Quest for Justice, and the World’s Most Famous Detective Writer.
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