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
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
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
Join Antidote books as it celebrates its first anniversary with an afternoon and evening of events!
- Book launch featuring graphic novelist Jeremy Holt at 3:00 pm.
- "Intergenerational Trauma & the Creative Process" with Yeiry Guevara at 5:00 pm
- Poetry reading with Didi Jackson and Major Jackson at 7:00 pm.
Contact: Antidote Books
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
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
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
Daniel Lusk: The Shower Scene in Hamlet
Tony Magistrale: Dialogues Among Lost Tourists
Neil Shepard: How It Is
Cost: Your $3 ticket comes with a coupon for $5 off a copy of a featured book. Coupons expire at closing the evening of the event. Proceeds from ticket sales will go to the Vermont Foodbank.
Contact: Phoenix Books Burlington
ADMISSION: 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.
"A book launch celebration for Erin Moulton’s new anthology, Things We Haven’t Said, and panel discussion with Denise Casey of Burlington’s Young Writers Project and Yasmeen Hossain, Interim Executive Director of SafeArt, that will investigate the ways in which storytelling and self-expression can transform the impacts and trauma of sexual abuse.
Panelists will draw upon their multi-layered experience in teaching, art therapy, performance and counseling. Parents, educators, counselors, social workers, and teens or anyone who identifies as a survivor of trauma are encouraged to join us a for a very important evening.
Free and open to the public; a Bear Pond Book Educator Series event."