NYT bestselling author Amor Towles reads from his highly anticipated new novel about a Russian aristocrat sentenced to house arrest in a luxury hotel, A Gentleman in Moscow. Towles’s unparalleled turns of phrase, unbridled imagination, and sharp observations make him one of contemporary literature’s most exciting writers.
Thursday, September 8th 2016 @ 7pm at Wellesley Books
Young adult author Suzanne LaFleur shares her thrilling and moving story of children who become the key to winning a war, Beautiful Blue World. This touching and suspenseful novel is a brilliant re-imagining of war, where even kindness can be a weapon, and children have the power to see what adults cannot.
Tuesday, September 13th 2016 @ 7pm at Wellesley Books
Come hear our Young Adult Panel featuring authors Lori Goldstein, I.W. Gregorio, Emery Lord,
Authors panel discussion: Five amazing young adult authors—Lori Goldstein, I.W. Gregorio, Emery Lord, Marie Rutkoski, and Nicola Yoon—will be at Wellesley Books for a panel discussion. Kids, teens, and all YA enthusiasts are welcome to come for what is sure to be a fascinating conversation about the authors’ books and the writing process.
Friday, September 23rd 2016 @ 7pm at Wellesley Books
Miriam Weinstein shares All Set for Black, Thanks, her surprisingly funny book that gives us the help and the laughs that we actually need in times of mourning. Part memoir, part how-to, this book will help you get through the rough bargain of human existence: none of us gets out of here alive, but we live as if the lives of our loved ones had no end.
Tuesday, September 27th 2016 @ 7pm at Wellesley Books
Danielle Walker joins us with her new collection of recipes and menus for twelve special occasions, Danielle Walker’s Against All Grain Celebrations: A Year of Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, and Paleo Recipes for Every Occasion. The voice behind the popular grain-free website, AgainstAllGrain.com, Walker is a self-trained chef who tempts a range of appetites with innovative and accessible grain-free recipes that are not only healthy and delicious, but also can be credited with saving her life after a diagnosis of a serious autoimmune disease. As a special treat for attendees, we will have free samples of some of the recipes from the book. NOTE: THIS IS A TICKETED EVENT. Tickets can be purchased for $10 in-store or online.
Thursday, September 29th 2016 @ 7pm at Wellesley Books.