All Author Event

  • 2017 Connecticut Book Awards

    Date: October 22, 2017

    Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Category: Author Event and Festival
    Address: 351 Farmington Ave
    Hartford
    06105
    United States

    The Connecticut Book Awards are back! The Connecticut Center for the Book is delighted to announce that the finalists have been selected for the book awards. Details may be found here: https://ctcenterforthebook.org/and-the-2017-ct-book-award-finalists-are/ Keynote Speaker: Beatriz Williams, author of A Hundred Summers, Overseas, Cocoa Beach, and many other titles Early registration: read more

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    Author event with Liv Constantine

    Date: October 23, 2017

    Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

    Address: 281 Country Club Rd
    Avon
    06001
    United States

    Some women get everything. Some women get everything they deserve. Meet the author of the book that Library Journal calls “Deliciously duplicitous. . . . equally as twisty, spellbinding, and addictive as Gillian Flynn’s Gone Girl or Paula Hawkins’s The Girl on the Train.”

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    Guest author Gail B. Macdonald

    Date: November 4, 2017

    Time: 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

    Address: 49 Rope Ferry Rd
    Waterford
    06385
    United States

    Morton F. Plant and the Connecticut Shoreline: Philanthropy in the Gilded Age by Gail B. MacDonald. Gilded age financier Morton F. Plant inherited his father’s transportation empire determined to improve his community. A dreamer eager to invest in innovative technology and grassroots community causes alike, Plant’s influence ran deep on read more

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    Children’s Book Signing with Tomie dePaola

    Date: November 5, 2017

    Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

    Address: 2 Green Hill Rd
    Washington
    06793
    United States

    Tomie dePaola, beloved children’s author/illustrator and creator of the classic Strega Nona series, will sign books at The Hickory Stick Bookshop on Sunday, November 5th at 2pm to celebrate the release of his new picture book, The Legend of Old Befana (Simon & Schuster, $17.99). — In this beloved classic read more

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    Cookbook Signing with Ann Hodgman

    Date: November 11, 2017

    Time: 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

    Address: 2 Green Hill Rd
    Washington
    06793
    United States

    Ann Hodgman returns to The Hickory Stick Bookshop to sign copies of her latest cookbook, Vegan Food for the Rest of Us: Recipes Even You Will Love (Rux Martin, $22) on Saturday, November 11th at 4pm – Recipes for regular people who love great food by “a humorist and cookbook read more

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    An evening with Martin Philip author and baker!

    Date: November 13, 2017

    Time: 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

    Address: 281 Country Club Rd
    Avon
    06001
    United States

    Author event! Breaking Bread, by Philip Martin, is a unique combo of memoir and cookbook chronicling his life growing up in the Ozark mountains, being an opera singer, a banjo player, and even working in the corporate finance world in NYC—all the while baking. It’s a brilliant, moving meditation on read more

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    Book Signing: Evidence of Flossing

    Date: November 18, 2017

    Time: 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

    Address: 17 S Main St
    Branford
    06405
    United States

    Would God floss? Do spiders sing? Can you see the Universe in your reflection? Explore the answers to these questions and more in Evidence of Flossing: What We Leave Behind, a new book by Branford author/artist Jen Payne. Saturday, November 18, 11:00AM – 2:00PM. Book signing, refreshments, and more, hosted read more