THURSDAY, SEPT. 2, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Pat Benatar will be here to sign copies of her new memoir, BETWEEN A HEART AND A ROCK PLACE. You will receive a signing line ticket with the purchase of the book, as well as a chance to win a private meeting with her after the signing or two tickets to her evening performance at Booth Amphitheater in Cary.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 2, 7:30 p.m. Mark Van Name will discuss CHILDREN NO MORE, a fictional adventure story which addresses difficult issues surrounding child soldiers. Mark is donating 100% of his proceeds to Falling Whistles to help rehabilitate and reintegrate child soldiers in the Congo.
TUESDAY, SEPT. 7, 7:30 p.m. Brandon Sanderson, widely acclaimed for his work completing Robert Jordan's Wheel of Time saga, will present his own new novel, WAY OF KINGS: THE STORMLIGHT ARCHIVE, VOL. I.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 9, 7:00 p.m. The Mystery Book Group discussing mysteries set in a college or university.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 9, 7:30 p.m. Frank Deford, award-winning sports commentator on NPR, presents his novel, BLISS, REMEMBERED, set around the 1936 Olympics in Germany.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 10, 3:00 p.m. Triangle Mommies hosts special story time with activities and book drive for Read Seed (a non-profit putting books in underprivileged kids' hands.) Bring in a book or get a 20% discount on books purchased for donation 9/5-9/11.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 10, 7:30 p.m. Hal Herzog with SOME WE LOVE, SOME WE HATE, SOME WE EAT: WHY IT'S SO HARD TO THINK STRAIGHT ABOUT ANIMALS. Anthrozoologist and Professor of Psychology at Western Carolina offers an unprecedented look inside our complex and often paradoxical relationships with animals.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 11, 10:00 a.m. The Triangle Nutritarians will discuss HARVEST FOR HOPE by Jane Goodall.
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