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Author Luncheon with Karen White, Dreams of Falling, Mon., June 11, 12 pm

Join us Mon., June 11, 12 pm for lunch at Halls Signature Events (5 Faber St.), as Karen White discusses her latest novel Dreams of Falling (Berkley, hb., 416 pp., $26). Tickets are $32 for the author talk and three-course luncheon, or $58 to add a signed copy of the book. Get tickets here. About the book: Nine years ago, a […]

Author Luncheon with Cinelle Barnes, Monsoon Mansion, Thurs., May 31, 12 pm

Join us Thurs., May 31, 12 pm for lunch at  Halls Signature Events (5 Faber St.)., as Cinelle Barnes will talk about and sign her debut memoir Monsoon Mansion (Little A, hb., 252 pp., $25). Tickets are $31 for the three-course luncheon, or $56 to add a signed copy of the book. Get tickets here. Cinelle Barnes was barely three years old […]

VeryVera Cookbook with Vera Stewart, Tues., May 15, CANCELLED


A Theory of Love — Margaret Bradham Thornton, Wed., May 23, 5:30 pm

Join us at the bookstore, Wed., May 23, 5:30 pm  as Margaret Bradham Thornton will sign her new novel A Theory of Love (Ecco, hb., 288 pp., $28).  About A Theory of Love: Helen Gibbs, a British journalist on assignment on the west coast of Mexico, meets Christopher Delavaux, an intriguing half-French, half-American lawyer-turned-financier who has come alone to surf. […]

An American Quilt by Rachel May, Tues., June 5, 5 pm

Join us Tues., June 5, 5 pm as Rachel May will be here to talk about her new book An American Quilt (Pegasus Books, hb., 426 pp., $28). Following the trail left by an unfinished quilt, this illuminating saga examines slavery from the cotton fields of the South to the textile mills of New England―and the humanity […]

Author Luncheon with Dorothea Benton Frank,By Invitation Only, Tues., May 15, 12 pm

Join us Tues., May 15, 12 pm for lunch at  Halls Signature Events (5 Faber St.)., as Dottie Frank will talk about and sign her new book By Invitation Only (William Morrow, hb., 400 pp., $28). Tickets are $62 for the buffet luncheon plus a signed copy of the book. Get tickets here. The Lowcountry of South Carolina is where By […]

Monsoon Mansion Book Launch Party with Cinelle Barnes, Tues., May 1, 6 pm

Join us at the Charleston Library Society (164 King Street) on Tues., May 1, 6 pm as local author Cinelle Barnes will be joined in conversation with Jeanette Guinn, the Host of S.C. Public Radio Arts Daily, to discuss her incredible memoir, Monsoon Mansion (Little A, hb., 252 pp., $25). To RSVP, please call 843-723-9912 or email [email protected] Cinelle […]

What Matters Most at Mt. Pleasant Waterfront Park, Sun., Apr. 15, 1-4 pm

Sun., Apr. 15, 1 pm, at Mt. Pleasant Waterfront Park, Kerry Egan will share what she’s learned about “what matters most” from her time at the bedside as a hospice chaplain. There will also be: Interactive crafts, games & activities for all ages Musical Guests (to be announced) Share Your Story Station via Life Chronicles Photo Booth […]

The Surprising Place by Malinda McCollum, Wed., Apr. 4, 5 pm

Join us Wed., Apr. 4, 5 pm as Malinda McCollum will be here to talk about her new short story collection The Surprising Place (UMass Press, pb., 224 pp., $20). In The Surprising Place, people adrift in the American Midwest struggle to find their way with few signposts for guidance. A synchronized swimming coach pops pills during practice, a bagpiper cold-cocks […]

Author Luncheon with Holly Herrick, The New Charleston Chef’s Table, Fri., May 4, 12 pm

Join us Fri., May 4, 12 pm for lunch with Holly Herrick at Halls Signature Events (5 Faber St.). Holly will talk and sign copies of The New Charleston Chef’s Table (Three Forks, hb., 208 pp., $28). Tickets are $31 for the three-course lunch and talk or $59 for lunch and book. Click here for tickets. About the book: When the original Charleston Chef’s […]