Events

Thursday August 21, 2014
Start: Aug 21 2014 5:30 pm


Locally Brewed: Portraits of Craft Breweries from America’s Heartland

Chicago writer and Northwestern grad Blessing will be joined by a panel of Midwest brewers to talk about her book profiling 20 of the area’s brew masters and breweries. She’ll be joined for a panel discussion with brewers Jim Ebel of Two Brothers, Doug Hurst of Metropolitan, Jonathan Cutler of Piece Brewery and Pizza, and Andre Araya of 5 Rabbit.  Beer tasting.

Tuesday August 26, 2014
Start: Aug 26 2014 6:30 pm


Summer of the Dead

Pulitzer Prize-winning Chicago writer Keller comes to the store with her brand new mystery set amidst the beauty and poverty of Appalachia, the third featuring county prosecutor Bell Elkins. Fans of the previous two, A Killing in the Hills and Bitter River, won’t want to miss this.

Read more at www.juliakeller.net.

Wednesday August 27, 2014
Start: Aug 27 2014 12:00 pm


The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload


Who couldn’t use the wisdom that will be passed on by Dr. Levitin from his new book about how to keep up with information at a time when we’re drowning in it? He uses the latest brain science to demonstrate how some people excel at managing information flow—and how we can use their methods to regain a sense of mastery over the way we organize our homes, workplaces, and time.

Tuesday September 09, 2014
Start: Sep 9 2014 12:00 pm


The Roosevelts: An Intimate History, the tie-in volume to his upcoming PBS series. Luncheon.

 

 

Thursday September 11, 2014
Start: Sep 11 2014 5:30 pm

Upcoming event: details to be announced...


365 Style, by Nicky Hilton

 

 

Sunday September 14, 2014
Start: Sep 14 2014 12:00 pm

 
Book launch for LIBBY FISCHER HELLMANN’s latest Nobody’s Child.

Upcoming event: details to be announced... 
Check back with us soon.

Thursday September 18, 2014
Start: Sep 18 2014 12:00 pm


Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Final Year, a chronicle of the 12 months leading up to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s assassination.

Luncheon.

Start: Sep 18 2014 7:00 pm

Rebecca Makkei with her new novel, The Hundred-Year House.

Sunday October 05, 2014
Start: Oct 5 2014 3:00 pm

A Sudden Light, a new novel from the author of the bestseller The Art of Racing in the Rain

Monday October 20, 2014
Start: Oct 20 2014 1:01 am


Plenty More—from the author of the acclaimed more-than-cookbooks Plenty and Jerusalem.

 

Please note: Event time to be determined.

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