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Abby Cooper, "Friend or Fiction"

Join us at The Book Cellar as middle grade author Abby Cooper discusses her new book, Friend or Fiction.



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ISBN: 9781623541088
Availability: Special Order
Published: Charlesbridge - October 8th, 2019

**OFFSITE** Bryan Gruley, "Purgatory Bay" @ Will's Northwoods Inn


About Purgatory Bay: 

Jubilee Rathman is a straight-A student and star soccer goalie destined for Princeton—until her family is brutally murdered. Twelve years later, she lives in a virtual fortress on Purgatory Bay near Bleak Harbor, plotting revenge on the people she considers responsible.

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ISBN: 9781542016544
Availability: Special Order
Published: Thomas & Mercer - January 14th, 2020

Rachel Bertsche, "The Kids Are in Bed"



We are excited to welcome back Rachel Bertsche for the launch of her new book The Kids Are in Bed.

The Kids Are in Bed: Finding Time for Yourself in the Chaos of Parenting Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524744014
Availability: Special Order
Published: Plume - January 7th, 2020

Writer's Studio Open House/Open Mic

Join us at The Book Cellar for the next Writer's Studio Open House/Open Mic. The night will include a free craft lesson from Eileen Favorite, a reading from Trevor Lisa and finally, a creative writing open mic.

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***OFFSITE*** Jeffrey Brown Presents, "Rey & Pals", at Davis Theater

Join local cartoonist Jeffrey Brown as he returns to a galaxy far, far away with Rey and Pals!

Rey and Pals: (Darth Vader and Son Series, Funny Star Wars Book for Kids and Adults) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781452180434
Availability: Special Order
Published: Chronicle Books - August 20th, 2019

Amanda Auerbach's "What Need Have We for Such as We" and Sara Wainscott's "Insecurity System"

Join us at The Book Cellar for an evening of new poetry with friends Amanda Auerbach and Sara Wainscott, while they read from their debut poetry collections What Need Have We for Such as We and Insecurity System.


What Need Have We for Such as We Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781949540109
Availability: Special Order
Published: C&r Press - November 1st, 2019

Insecurity System: Poems Cover Image
ISBN: 9780892555048
Availability: Special Order
Published: Persea - April 14th, 2020

**OFFSITE* Michael Dobbs, "The Unwanted: America, Auschwitz, and a Village Caught In Between" @ North Shore Congregation Israel

Michael Dobbs will be at North Shore Congregation Israel to speak about his new book, The Unwanted: America, Auschwitz and a Village Caught in Between

About the Book:

The Unwanted: America, Auschwitz, and a Village Caught In Between Cover Image
ISBN: 9781524733193
Availability: Special Order
Published: Knopf - April 2nd, 2019

**OFFSITE** Rosalind Wiseman@ Francis Xavier Warde School

Author Rosalind Wiseman comes to Francis Xavier Warde School to give a parent presentation about her books: Queen Bees and Wannabes: Helping Your Daughter Survive Cliques, Gossip, Boyfriends, and Other Realities of Adolescence and Masterminds & Wingmen: Helping Our Boys Cope with Schoolyard Power, Locker-Room Tests, Girlfriends, and the New Rules of Boy World.

**OFFSITE**Pia Justesen @ Harold Washington Library

The Book Cellar will be at Harold Washington Library as author Pia Justesen leads a conversation with oral historians from her new book, From The Periphery: Real-Life Stories Of Disability.


From the Periphery: Real-Life Stories of Disability Cover Image
By Pia Justesen, Tom Harkin (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781641601580
Availability: Special Order
Published: Lawrence Hill Books - October 1st, 2019

**OFFSITE** Peg Dawson @ North Park Elementary School

Author Dr. Peg Dawson will be at North Park Elementary School discussing her book Smart but Scattered.

Smart but Scattered: The Revolutionary
ISBN: 9781593854454
Availability: Special Order
Published: The Guilford Press - January 2nd, 2009


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