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May
10
7:00 PM19:00

Elayne Clift

Elayne Clift: Around the World in Fifty Years

Contact: Next Stage Arts

Next Stage Arts presents award-winning author Elayne Clift’s book launch event as part of its ongoing literary series, Next Stage Speaks hosted by Vermont Poet Laureate Chard deNiord. Clift’s 13th book, Around the World in Fifty Years: Travel Tales of a Not So Innocent Abroad, is a collection of selected stories about her global travels, told in prose and poetry.

There is a suggested donation at the door of $10.

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Apr
16
7:00 PM19:00

Healing the Divide Group Reading (PoemCity)

PoemCity 2019 is celebrating the launch of Healing the Divide: Poems of Kindness and Connection with a group reading from the anthology (edited by poet James Crews). The reading features:

  • James Crews

  • Mary Elder Jacobsen

  • Megan Buchanan

  • Alison Prine

  • Patricia Fontaine

  • Laura Foley

  • Carol Cone

Contact: Bear Pond Books

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Mar
8
6:30 PM18:30

Lunation Book Release

Celebrate International Women’s Day with the Book Release of Lunation: A Good Fat Anthology of 114 Women Poets. Lunation is an epic gathering of women poets from the seacoast and beyond in one fierce and fiery publication six months in the making and culminating with a free and open to the public book release.

Along with readings of poems from the book by the poets who wrote them, amazing local band River Sister will be there as well as our incredible sponsor Feminist Oasis as part of the celebration. Books are free for the poets in the book and on sale to the public for 10 dollars.

Contact: Portsmouth Poet Laureate Program

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Oct
2
6:30 PM18:30

Madeleine Kunin

Madeleine Kunin: Coming of Age

This event is co-hosted by The Flying Pig Bookstore and Shelburne Farms with Green Writers Press and Cabot Creamery Cheese.

Green Writers Press donates a portion of each book's sales to The Fund for Sustainable Communities and to Emerge Vermont. The Flying Pig will donate a portion of this event's book sales to Shelburne Farms youth programs.

Please note: the event will take place in the Shelburne Farm’s Coach Barn.

Registration: The event is free of charge, but please reserve seats through eventful.

Contact: Flying Pig Books

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Sep
28
6:00 PM18:00

Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult: A Spark of Light

The Norwich Bookstore is proud to partner with Planned Parenthood of Northern New England (PPNNE) to launch Jodi Picoult's new book, A Spark of Light. This is a ticketed event to benefit PPNNE.

Cost: Tickets are $50 and $35, on a sliding fee scale based on ability to pay, just like PPNNE's health care services. General admission includes a signed book. PPNNE sponsorship opportunities—with special perks including a reception with the author—are available. To buy tickets, please visit the Planned Parenthood website.

Contact: The Norwich Bookstore

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Aug
28
7:00 PM19:00

Victoria Arlen

Victoria Arlen: Locked In: The Will to Survive and the Resolve to Live

Cost: $30 (includes a copy of the book as well as a donation to Victoria's charitable foundation). Admission-only tickets are available for $5 when purchased with a regularly price ticket. Purchase tickets online or by calling the store at (603) 778-9731.

This event will be held at the Exeter Inn.

Contact: Water Street Bookstore

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Aug
25
3:00 PM15:00

Antidote Books Celebrates One Year

Join Antidote books as it celebrates its first anniversary with an afternoon and evening of events!

Contact: Antidote Books

 

 

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Aug
9
7:00 PM19:00

"Rad Girls Can" Launch with Kate Schatz, Miriam Stahl, and Muslim Girls Making Change

Join us to celebrate Rad Girls Can with author and illustrator Kate Schatz and Miriam Stahl, plus special guests Muslim Girls Making Change and Rep. Selene Colburn. Ths book is a bold and brave collection of stories and art about inspiring and accomplished girls who have made positive impacts on the world before the age of 20.

Cost: Proceeds from ticket sales will go to the Vermont Foodbank. Your $3 ticket comes with a coupon for $5 off a copy of the featured book.  Coupons expire at closing the evening of the event. Free for attendees under 18.

Contact: Phoenix Books - Burlington

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Jun
19
7:00 PM19:00

Yvonne Daley

Join author Yvonne Daley of Southern Vermont and retired Historical Society curator Jackie Calder for a talk and reading to celebrate the launch of Daley's newest book, Going Up The Country: When the Hippies, Dreamers, Freaks, and Radicals Moved to Vermont (UPNE press). Tom Slayton, who wrote the forward, will make an introduction.

Contact: Bear Pond Books

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Jun
2
2:00 PM14:00

Birchsong: Poetry Centered in Vermont, Volume II - Release Party

Help us celebrate the launch of Birchsong, Volume II, by joining us for a poetry reading lead by Northshire Poets as they read from their new anthology of poems, all inspired by Vermont.

Edited by Northshire Poets Alice Wolf Gilborn, Carol Cone, David Mook, Marcia Angermann, Peter Bradley, and Monica Stillman, the anthology features 67 poets from Vermont and neighboring states. Many of these poets will be reading at the event, including James Crews, David Huddle, and Florence Fogelin.

Contact: Northshire Bookstore

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