Local indie bookstore hosts Meredith Wadman, Sue Pighini, Ian Rankin, Jennifer Ryan, Seema Reza, Wali Shaaker, V.E. Schwab, Burt Soloman, & William Reeder, Jr.
Online PR News – 11-February-2017 – Arlington, VA – One More Page Books, an independent, neighborhood-oriented bookstore, warms up the winter season with a full schedule of author events.
February 11th at 3 pm: Science magazine writer and author Meredith Wadman visits the store to share from “The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease,” the controversial story of a major breakthrough in cell biology that led to the conquest of rubella and other devastating diseases.
Sunday, February 12th at 3 pm: Sue Pighini discusses and signs “Expect the Extraordinary: Angelic Messages, Spiritual Encounters and the Soul of Skye,” a reflection of extraordinary transformations after near-death experiences.
Monday, February 13th at 7 pm: One More Page welcomes novelist Ian Rankin to share from “Rather Be the Devil,” the highly anticipated release in his Detective Inspector John Rebus series which is marking its 30th anniversary year. At Arlington Central Library, located at 1015 North Quincy Street, Arlington, VA 22201.
Wednesday, February 15th at 7 pm: Author Jennifer Ryan shares from “The Chilbury Ladies’ Choir”, her debut novel set in an English village during World War II.
Wednesday, February 22nd at 7 pm: Seema Reza shares from her narrative memoir, "When the World Breaks Open,” a chronicle of her journey from being a suburban mom to using her own lessons to build a unique writing and art program in military hospitals.
Saturday, February 25th at 5 pm: Wali Shaaker discusses and signs “The River Village: A Novel of Struggle, Sacrifice, and Survival in Afghanistan,” based on the author's personal experiences and observations of the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan (1979-1989).
Sunday, February 26th at 3 pm: V.E. Schwab returns to One More Page to share from “A Conjuring of Light,” the finale of her bestselling Shades of Magic fantasy series.
Thursday, March 2nd at 7 pm: The store welcomes Susan Dennard, author of “Windwitch,” the follow up to “Truthwitch,” and Jodi Meadows, co-author of “My Lady Jane,” to chat about their latest YA fantasy books.
Friday, March 3rd at 6:30 pm: One More Page hosts a free tasting of delectable wines.
Thursday, March 5th at 2 pm: Award-winning political journalist and Washington insider Burt Solomon discusses and signs his debut historical novel “The Murder of Willie Lincoln.”
Saturday, March 11th (all day): The NoVa TEEN Book Festival returns to Washington-Lee High School for a fourth year featuring more than 20 participating Young Adult authors, books and breakout session. For more information, visit http://novateenbookfestival.com.
Thursday, March 16th at 7 pm: William Reeder, Jr. shares from his memoir as the last U.S. Army prisoner captured during the Vietnam War, “Through the Valley: My Captivity in Vietnam.”
Book Club Discussions
One More Page hosts six monthly book discussions covering a variety of genres including fiction, nonfiction, mystery, middle-school fiction, and YA. More details about book selections and discussion times can be found at www.onemorepagebooks.com.
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 more. 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.