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Oysters: A Celebration in the Raw with Marion Lear Swaybill and Scott Snider, Fri. Dec. 9, 5 pm

Join us Fri., Dec. 9, 5 pm as author Marion Lear Swaybill and photographer Scott Snider discuss their new book Oysters: A Celebration in the Raw (Abbeville Press, hb., 216 pp., $25). Overflowing with gorgeous original photography and fascinating anecdotes, Oysters: A Celebration in the Raw is the perfect book for oyster aficionados and newbies, foodies and chefs […]

Author Luncheon with Chef Frank Lee, The S.N.O.B. Experience, Fri. Dec. 9, 12 pm

Join us Fri., Dec. 9, 12 pm for lunch at High Cotton (199 East Bay St.), as Frank Lee discusses his new book The S.N.O.B. Experience. Tickets are $76 for the author talk, three-course luncheon, and a signed copy of the book. Get tickets here. Shortly after opening in 1993, Slightly North of Broad restaurant became […]

Author Luncheon with Karen White, The Guests on South Battery, Mon., Jan. 9, 12 pm

Join us Mon., Jan. 9, 12 pm for lunch at High Cotton (199 East Bay St.), as Karen White discusses her latest mystery novel The Guests on South Battery (Berkley, hb., 352 pp., $26). Tickets are $57 for the author talk, three-course luncheon, and a signed copy of the book. Get tickets here. The Guests on South Battery begins when […]

Author Luncheon with Heather Lyn Mann, Ocean of Insight, Sat. Dec. 3, 12 pm

Join us Sat., Dec. 3, 12 pm for lunch at High Cotton (199 East Bay St.), as Heather Lyn Mann discusses her new book Ocean of Insight: A Sailor’s Voyage from Despair to Hope (Parallax Press, pb., 304 pp., $19). Tickets are $31 for the author talk and three-course luncheon, or $50 for the luncheon plus a signed […]

Author Luncheon with Brian Hicks, Greetings From Charleston, Fri., Oct. 28, 12 pm

Join us Fri., Oct. 28, 12 pm for lunch at High Cotton (199 East Bay St.) with Brian Hicks. Brian will talk and sign copies of his newest book Greetings From Charleston: Rants & Raves from The Post & Courier Columnist (Evening Post Books, hb., $24.95). Tickets are $31 for the author talk and three-course luncheon at High Cotton, or $56 […]

Blood for Blood Release Party with Ryan Graudin, Tue., Nov. 1, 5 pm

Join us Tue., Nov. 1, 5 pm as we celebrate the release of Blood for Blood, the latest book by Ryan Graudin, a very popular young adult novelist and Charleston native. Blood for Blood is set in a world ruled by the Axis Powers of Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan. Death camp survivor Yael, who has the power to skinshift, is on […]

Deep Run Roots Food Truck Tour with Vivian Howard, Tue., Oct. 18, 5 pm

Tue., Oct. 18, 5 – 8 pm, Blue Bicycle Books welcomes the star chef and creator of PBS’s A Chef’s Life and now author of Deep Run Roots (Little, Brown, 576 pp., hb.). Join us at Whole Foods (923 Houston Northcutt Blvd., Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464) for Vivian’s Food Truck Tour. Tickets include a signed copy […]

Events and Signings

Sun., Oct. 16 — Helen Stine, The Truthful Story Tue., Oct. 18 — Vivian Howard, Deep Run Roots Tue., Oct. 25 — Mary Alice Monroe, A Lowcountry Christmas Fri., Oct. 28 — Brian Hicks, Greetings from Charleston Tue., Nov. 1 — Ryan Graudin, Blood for Blood Fri. and Sat., Nov. 11 & 12 — YALLFest Sat., Dec. 3 — Heather Lyn Mann, Ocean of Insight Fri., Dec. […]

Author Luncheon with Mary Alice Monroe, A Lowcountry Christmas, Tues., Oct. 25, 12 pm

  Join us Tues., Oct. 25, 12 pm for lunch with Mary Alice Monroe at High Cotton (199 East Bay St.). Mary Alice will talk and sign copies of her new book A Lowcountry Christmas (Gallery Books, hb., 384 pp., $20). Tickets are $61 for a three-course meal and a signed copy of the book. A portion of ticket sales will benefit Pets […]

The Truthful Story with Helen Stine, Sun. Oct. 16, 3 pm

  Join us Sun., Oct. 16, 3 pm as Helen Stine discusses and signs copies of her new novel The Truthful Story (Cardinal Press, hb., 220 pp., $24). About the book: When ten-year-old Genevieve Donovan’s Nannie dies mysteriously in the Lowcountry river she’s loved and lived near all her life, Genny and her family are heartbroken. In 1960s South Carolina, […]