Looking for something to do now that the kids are back in school? Literary events are heating up around the Granite State this week, September 6-12, 2012. Take a look!
September 6, 2012
Concord: Tom Ryan, author of Following Atticus: Forty-Eight High Peaks, One Little Dog, and an Extraordinary Friendship, will discuss his journey, 7 p.m., Gibson’s Bookstore, 27 S. Main Street, Concord, 603-224-0562. See the book trailer below.
September 7, 2012
Milford: Hilary Weisman Graham, author of Reunited, and Kristen-Paige Madonia, author of Fingerprints of You, will sign and read from their new young adult novels, 7 p.m., Toadstool Books, 614 Nashua Street, Lorden Plaza, Milford, 603-673-1734.
September 8, 2012
Keene: Joe Boulay discusses and signs his book, If That Car Could Talk, 2:00 p.m., Toadstool Books, 222 West St., Keene, 603-352-8815.
Milford: Lisa Greenleaf signs her new picture book for children, John Greenleaf Whittier’s The Barefoot Boy, 11:00 a.m., Toadstool Books, 614 Nashua Street, Lorden Plaza, Milford, 603-673-1734.
Manchester: Young adult authors Hilary Weisman Graham and Kristen-Paige Madonia will read from their new books, Reunited and Fingerprints of You, respectively, 3 p.m., Barnes and Noble, 1741 South Willow Street, Manchester, 603-668-5557.
September 10, 2012
Portsmouth: Robert Atkinson with Mystic Journey, 7 p.m., RiverRun Bookstore, 142 Fleet Street, Portsmouth, 603-431-2100.
September 11, 2012
Concord: The Concord Public Library will present Local Author Showcase, featuring Lynn Durham, author of From Frazzled to Fantastic!; Terry Tibbetts, author of A Spartan Game: The Life and Loss of Don Holleder; and Paul E. Brogan, author of Was That a Name I Dropped?, 7 p.m., Concord Public Library, 603-225-8670.
September 12, 2012
Concord: Nichole Bernier, author of The Unfinished Work of Elizabeth D, will read from her work, 7 p.m., Gibson’s Bookstore, 27 S. Main Street, Concord, 603-224-0562.
Exeter: Open Mic Poetry with Hugh Hennedy and John Ferguson, 6:30 p.m., Water Street Bookstore, 125 Water Street, Exeter, 603-778-9731.
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Have a great weekend!