Local Arlington, VA, independent bookstore announces a fall 2012 event lineup including author talks and book club discussions.
Online PR News – 29-September-2012 – Arlington, VA – One More Page Books, an independent, neighborhood-oriented bookstore, will host several author talks and book club discussions in fall 2012. All events are free and open to the public.
On October 3 at 7 pm, James Srodes visits the store to promote "On Dupont Circle: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt and the Progressives Who Shaped Our World," a vivid portrait of twelve Americans determined to remake America.
On Thursday, October 4 at 7 pm, One More Page hosts Baseball Night with Frank Ceresi and Hank Thomas. Ceresi is the author of several baseball books, including "Baseball in Washington, DC" and "Baseball Americana: Treasures from the Library of Congress." Thomas, grandson of a Washington Senators' Hall of Famer, is the author of "Walter Johnson: Baseball's Big Train." Customers are encouraged to bring in items from their personal collections of baseball memorabilia.
On Saturday, October 6, at 2 pm, One More Page hosts Star Wars Reads Day with a raffle, giveaways, snacks and plenty of Star Wars books to peruse through.
On Wednesday, October 10 at 7 pm, Guy Maddalone shares from his acclaimed reference book, "How to Hire a Nanny: Your Complete Guide to Finding, Hiring and Retaining a Nanny and Other Household Help." An industry expert on household employment, Maddalone is the founder and CEO of GTM Payroll Services, a nationwide leader in household tax, payroll and human resource services.
Veteran horror and paranormal author Karen E. Taylor visits the store on Thursday, October 11 at 7 pm, to discuss "Thirst," the third book of her Vampire Legacy series.
Katherine Sharpe has been rescheduled to appear at One More Page on Monday, October 15 at 7pm, to discuss and sign "Coming of Age on Zoloft: How Antidepressants Cheered Us Up, Let Us Down, and Changed Who We Are."
On Wednesday, October 17 at 7 pm, Kathy McCleary reads and signs "A Simple Thing," her novel of an unlikely friendship between two women on a journey of self-discovery.
One More Page hosts a wine tasting on Thursday, October 18th at 7 pm. Several South American wines will be featured.
On Monday, October 22 at 7 pm, John Billheimer chats about his new mystery, "Field of Schemes," about a sportswriter with a gambling problem who tries to help a trainer escape indictment for steroid abuse.
Iraqi-Afghan war veteran Tom Young discusses and signs his most recent book, "The Renegades," a military thriller, on Friday, October 26, at 7 pm.
On Saturday, October 27 at 5 pm, Tara Laskowski visits One More Page to chat about "Modern Manners for Your Inner Demons," a collection of stories covering the more unusual etiquette topics of homicide, dementia, illiteracy and obesity.
Virginia resident Dallas Hudgens, author of "Wake Up, We're Here," comes to the store on Monday, October 29, at 7 pm, to share his mesmerizing short story collection of down-on-their-luck characters in America.
On Thursday, November 1 at 7 pm, Dennis Drabelle discusses "The Great American Railroad War: How Ambrose Bierce and Frank Norris Took on the Notorious Central Pacific Railroad," a lively account of an important chapter of U.S. history pitting two of America’s greatest writers against one of America’s most powerful corporations.
On November 5 at 7 pm, Herb Silverman talks about "Candidate Without a Prayer: An Autobiography of a Jewish Atheist in the Bible Belt." Born an Orthodox Jew in Philadelphia, Silverman is a legendary figure within the American secular activist community.
Sherrie Vavricheck, senior staff member at the Behavior Therapy Center of Greater Washington, visits One More Page Books on Thursday, November 8th at 7 pm to discuss her book, "The Guide to Compassionate Assertiveness: How to Express Your Needs and Deal with Conflict While Keeping a Kind Heart."
One More Page hosts several Young Adult authors on Friday, November 9 at 7 pm. Miranda Kenneally shares from "Stealing Parker," her companion novel to "Catching Jordon." RITA ® Finalist Janet Gurtler chats about her latest book, "Who I Kissed." Sisters-turned-writing-partners Lisa and Laura Roecker talk about "Lies that Bind," the latest installment in The Liars Society series.
On November 15 at 7 pm, One More Page hosts another wine tasting. Several sparkling wines will be sampled.
The One More Page Book Fiction Club meets on Tuesday, October 7, at 7 pm to discuss "The Little Stranger" by Sarah Waters and on Tuesday, November 6 to chat about "The Midwife of Hope River" by Patricia Harman, who will phone in to talk with the group. The Daytime Book Club chats about "The Master and Margarita" by Mikhail Bulgakov on Friday, October 12, at 11 am. On Tuesday, October 16, at 7 pm, the Mystery/Suspense Book Club discusses "The Shape of Water," the first book in the Inspector Montalbano series by Andrea Camilleri. The Kids Book Club meets on Monday, October 22, at 4:30 pm to chat about "Bigger than a Bread Box," by Laurel Snyder.
About One More Page Books
One More Page is located at 2200 North Westmoreland Street in Arlington, VA, and carries more than 6,000 quality titles for adults and children, wine, chocolates, greeting cards and featured art products by local artists. Operating hours are from 10 am – 8 pm on Monday through Saturday and from 10 am – 5 pm on Sunday. More information can be found on the store’s website, www.onemorepagebooks.com.