Fall is here and the literary hits around New Hampshire just keep on coming. Check out what's happening this week, September 26-October 2, 2013.
September 26, 2013
Concord: The launch of Tomie dePaola’s newest children’s book, Strega Nona Does It Again, will be celebrated with a presentation from dePaola during which he will take questions from children. Tickets are $5 for adults, $2 for children. Sponsored by Gibson’s Bookstore, 6 p.m., Red River Theatres, Concord.
Manchester: Ilona Reinitzer and her father, Julius Reinitzer, will discuss and sign her book, The Nine Lives of Julius. Contact Cynthia O’Neil at 624-6550 for more information. 6:30 p.m., Manchester City Library, Manchester.
Portsmouth: Susan Conley will read from and sign her latest book, Paris Was the Place, 7 p.m., RiverRun Bookstore, 142 Fleet Street, Portsmouth, 603-431-2100.
Portsmouth: Writers on a New England Stage will present prize-winning biographer A. Scott Berg, author of Wilson. Tickets are $13 and may be purchased through the Music Hall, 7:30 p.m., Historic Theater, Music Hall, Portsmouth.
September 28, 2013
Keene: Ken MacDonald will discuss and sign his book, The Pellet Stove Almanack, 11 a.m., Toadstool Bookshop, 222 West St., Keene, 603-352-8815.
September 29, 2013
Dublin: Poets Tadeus Dabrowski, author of Black Square, and Martha Carlson-Bradley, author of Sea Called Fruitfulness, will be the featured readers in the Autumn Oracles series, preceded by an open mike. 2:30 p.m., Del Rossi's, Dublin.
Nashua: Jeff Michaud will sign copies of his cookbook, Eating Italy: A Chef’s Culinary Adventure, 2 p.m., Barnes & Noble, 235 Daniel Webster Hwy, Nashua, 603-888-0533.
Warner: Betsy Woodman will discuss and sign her latest book, Love Potion Number 10 at a meeting of the BookEnds BookGroup, 3 p.m., MainStreet BookEnds, 16 E. Main Street, Warner, 603-456-2700.
September 30, 2013
Manchester: Kim Ghattas will discuss her new book, The Secretary: A Journey with Hillary Clinton from Beirut to the Heart of American Power, 8:30 p.m., New Hampshire Institute of Politics., St. Anselm College, 100 St Anselm Dr, Manchester, 603-222-4100.
October 1, 2013
North Conway: Author Event with Edie Clark, author of What There Was Not to Tell, 6:30 p.m., White Birch Books, Main Street, North Conway, 603-356-3200.
Hanover: Former Houghton Mifflin publisher and former editor-in-chief of The Horn Book Magazine, Anita Silvery, will discuss some of our great children’s books and the people they inspired. Free, but seating is limited, so attendees are encouraged to arrive early, 7 p.m., Howe Library, Hanover.
Moultonborough: Poet Robert Demaree will be the featured reader at Evening of Poetry. Poets, storytellers, musicians, and any spoken word performers are invited to share, 7:30 p.m., Moultonborough Public Library.
Portsmouth: Davy Rothbart will read from and sign his book, My Heart Is an Idiot, 7 p.m., RiverRun Bookstore, 142 Fleet Street, Portsmouth, 603-431-2100.
October 2, 2013
Concord: Howard Mansfield will read from and sign his latest book, Dwelling in Possibility, 7 p.m., Gibson’s Bookstore, 45 South Main Street, Concord, 603-224-0562.
East Kingston: Marina Dutzmann Kirsch, author of Flight of Remembrance, will discuss and sign her book, 7 p.m., East Kingston Public Library, East Kingston.
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Have a great weekend!