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Zak Pelaccio, Project 258, Cooking Demo at Siematic, Thurs., June 8, 5 pm

Join us Thurs., June 8, 5 pm at Siematic (444 King St.), as James Beard Award winner Zak Pelaccio will be in town to prepare a dish from his new cookbook Project 258: Making Dinner at Fish and Game (University of Texas Press, hb., 348 pp., $50). Fish & Game restaurant in Hudson, New York, is a leader […]

Out of Line author Barbara Lynch in conversation Hi, Anxiety author Kat Kinsman, Sat., June 10, 5 pm

Join us Sat., June 10, 5 pm as celebrated food writer Kat Kinsman and James Beard Award winner Barbara Lynch discuss their new books Out of Line (Atria Books, hb., 240 pp., $26) and Hi, Anxiety (Dey Street Books, hb., 240 pp., $26).  Angel Postell of Home Team PR will also be joining them. Out of Line describes Lynch’s […]

Author Luncheon with Cate Lineberry, Be Free or Die, Fri., June 23, 12 pm

Join us Fri., June 23, 12 pm for lunch at High Cotton (199 East Bay St.), as Cate Lineberry discusses and signs her new book Be Free or Die (St. Martin’s, hb., 288 pp., $26). Cate will be in conversation with Michael Boulware Moore, who is the great, great grandson of Robert Smalls and the CEO of the International African […]

Mercies in Disguise with Gina Kolata and Amanda Baxley Kalinsky, Thurs., June 22, 5 pm

Join us Thurs., June 22, 5 pm as New York Times reporter Gina Kolata discusses her new book Mercies in Disguise (St. Martin’s, hb., 272 pp., $26). In Mercies in Disguise, Kolata tells the story of the Baxleys, an almost archetypal family in a small town in South Carolina. A proud and determined clan, many of them doctors, they are […]

Perfect Strangers with Roseann Sdoia, Mon., June 5, 5 pm

Join us Mon., June 5, 5 pm as Boston Marathon bombing survivor Roseann Sdoia discusses her new book Perfect Strangers (PublicAffairs, hb., 256 pp., $26). As Roseann Sdoia waited to watch her friend cross the finish line of the Boston Marathon in 2013, she had no idea her life was about to change-that in a matter of minutes […]

Author Luncheon with Lisa Wingate, Before We Were Yours, Thurs., June 8, 12 pm

Join us Thurs., June 8, 12 pm for lunch at High Cotton (199 East Bay St.), as Lisa Wingate discusses and signs her new book Before We Were Yours (Ballantine Books, hb., 352 pp., $26). Tickets are $31 for the three-course luncheon and talk, or $57 including a signed copy of the book. Get tickets here. Based on one of […]

Author Luncheon with Dorothea Benton Frank, Same Beach, Next Year, Fri., May 19, 12 pm

Join us Fri., May 19, 12 pm for lunch at Stars Rooftop and Grill Room (495 King St.), as Dottie Frank will talk about and sign her new book Same Beach, Next Year (William Morrow, hb., 384pp., $28). Tickets are $62 for the buffet luncheon plus a signed copy of the book. Get tickets here. Bursting with the intoxicating […]

Events and Signings

Tues., Oct. 3 — Look & See at Charleston Music Hall Fri., Oct. 6 — Natasha Boyd, Indigo Girls Sun., Oct. 8 — Julie Lythcott-Haims, Real American Fri., Oct. 20 — Emily Colin, The Dream Keeper’s Daughter Thurs., Nov. 2 — Charleston to Charleston Literary Festival Fri. & Sat., Nov. 10-11 — YALLFest Tues., Nov. 21 — John Lane and Scott Gould Fri., Jan. […]

Author Luncheon with Mary Alice Monroe, Beach House for Rent, Tue., June 20, 12 pm

Join us Tue., June 20, 12 pm for lunch at High Cotton (199 East Bay St.), as Mary Alice Monroe discusses and signs her new book Beach House for Rent (Gallery Books, pb., 416 pp., $26). Tickets are $57 for the three-course luncheon and a signed copy of the book. Get tickets here. In Beach House for Rent, two women […]

Messenger from Mystery with Deno Trakas, Sat., May 20, 1 pm

Join us Sat., May 20, 1 pm as Deno Trakas discusses and signs copies of his book Messenger from Mystery (Story River Books, pb., 240 pp., $20).  Messenger from Mystery features English graduate student Jason “Jay” Nichols, a third-generation Greek American on the cusp of his transition into adulthood and from student to teacher. When the Iranian […]