Local indie bookstore hosts Greer McAllister, Julia Sarcone-Roach, Margery Leveen Sher, along with Nova Teen Book Festival featuring more than 20 YA authors.
Online PR News – 03-February-2015 – Arlington, VA – One More Page Books, an independent, neighborhood-oriented bookstore, announces its Winter 2015 event schedule. All events are free and open to the public.
Friday, February 6th at 6:30 pm: The store hosts a Valentine-themed wine and chocolate tasting.
Saturday, February 7th at 3 pm: Greer McAllister visits the store to discuss and sign her debut novel, “The Magician’s Lie,” about a notorious female illusionist who is accused of her husband's murder.
Saturday, February 14th at 3 pm: Children’s author and illustrator – and Arlington, VA native – Julia Sarcone-Roach shares from her newest picture book, "The Bear Ate Your Sandwich."
Thursday, February 19th at 6:30 pm: Speaker, consulting executive and author Margery Leveen Sher discusses “The Noticer’s Guide to Living and Laughing: Change Your Life Without Changing Your Routine.”
Friday, March 13th at 6:30 pm: One More Page hosts its monthly wine tasting.
Saturday, March 7th at 9:30 am: In partnership with Arlington County Public Library, Fairfax County Public Library and Arlington County Public Schools, One More Page co-hosts the second annual Nova Teen Book Festival, an all-day free literary festival featuring more than 20 Young Adult authors participating in breakout sessions, author panels and book signings. NoVa Teen will be held at Washington-Lee High School, located at 1301 North Stafford Street, Arlington, VA 22201, and is co-sponsored by Falls Church City Public Schools and George Mason University’s Fall for the Book. A complete event schedule, list of participating authors and online registration can be found at http://novateenbookfestival.tumblr.com/.
Sunday, March 15th at 3 pm: One More Page hosts a Young Adult author panel featuring Leah Cypess (“Death Marked”), Lisa Maxwell (“Sweet Unrest”), and Caroline Tung Richmond (“The Only Thing to Fear”).
Book Club Discussions
The Fiction Book Club chats about “The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry” by Gabrielle Zevin on Tuesday, February 3rd at 7 pm and “Life We Bury” by Allen Eskens on Tuesday March 3rd at 7 pm. The Nonfiction Book Club discusses “All There Is: Love Stories from StoryCorps” by Dave Isay on Tuesday, February 9th at 7 pm and “The Ghost Map” by Steven Johnson on Monday, March 9th at 7 pm. The Teen Book Group discusses “Winner’s Curse” by Marie Rutkoski on Wednesday, February 11th at 5 pm and “The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer” by Michelle Hodkin on Wednesday, March 11th at 5 pm. The Daytime Book Group discusses “Someone” by Alice McDermott on Friday, February 13th at 11 am and "An Unnecessary Woman," by Rabih Alameddine on Friday, March 13th at 11 am. The Mother-Daughter Book Club discusses “The Absolute Value of Mike” by Kathryn Erskine on Sunday, February 8th at 3 pm and “Number the Stars” by Lois Lowry on Sunday, March 8th at 4 pm. The Mystery & Suspense Book Club debriefs “In the Woods” by Tana French on Tuesday, February 17th at 7 pm and "The Andromeda Strain," by Michael Crichton on Tuesday, March 17th at 7 pm. On Monday, February 23rd at 7 pm, the Holistic Health & Wellness Book Group welcomes Dr. Scott Muzinski, one of only a few certified practitioners of the Conklin Method of Cellular Cleansing, who will make a presentation in conjunction with a discussion of “God Within: The Day God’s Train Stopped” by Patti Conklin. The Spirituality Book Club meets on Tuesday, February 24th at 7 pm to discuss “Inspiring Generosity” by Barbara Bonner.
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 12 noon – 5 pm on Sunday. More information can be found at www.onemorepagebooks.com.