What Do Keith Richards and Jay-Z Have in Common?

| Aug 27 | 0 Comments

The New York Public Library has released its calendar of events for Fall 2010 and there are two surprising names on it: Keith Richards and Jay-Z. Both musicians are publishing memoirs and will speak (in separate events) at the NYPL to promote their books. Jay-Z’s memoir, Decoded, is due November 16th. The book was written several years ago, but he has been reluctant to release […]

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Charlaine Harris Book Signing (VIDEO)

| Jul 16 | 0 Comments

Charlaine Harris, author of the Sookie Stackhouse series, held an event at the Hernando Public Library on July 12, 2010. Over 600 fans turned out to hear her speak about her books, the TV show True Blood, and answer questions from the audience. According to USA Today’s PopCandy blog: “She was very entertaining and stayed until the very last person got an autographed book. It […]

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Jeannette Walls Book Signing

| Jan 12 | 0 Comments

On January 5, 2010, Jeannette Walls was at the Borders Books & Music in Ann Arbor, Michigan to speak and sign books. She is the author of The Glass Castle and Half Broke Horses and is a former gossip columnist. In The Glass Castle, she tells her story of growing up in a family that was at times homeless because of eccentric, neglectful parents. Walls […]

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An Evening With Author and Famous Minor Television Personality John Hodgman

| Nov 24 | 0 Comments

John Hodgman is probably best known as PC in the Apple commercials or as a correspondent for “The Daily Show With John Stewart.” You may not know that he’s also a former literary agent and author of several books. His latest book, More Information Than You Require, is a follow-up to The Areas of My Expertise. They’re filled with humorous fake facts and trivia and […]

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Corn Flakes With John Lennon – Book Signing and Q&A

| Nov 19 | 0 Comments

Corn Flakes With John Lennon – Book Signing and Q&A – November 11th, 2009 Vromans Bookstore Pasadena, CA This past Wednesday, I had the privilege of sitting in on a Q&A session and book signing with Robert Hilburn, author of Corn Flakes with John Lennon in Pasadena, CA. Not familiar with the name? What about Bono, John Lennon, Johnny Cash, or Michael Jackson? These are […]

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Sherrilyn Kenyon Book Signing

| Aug 25 | 0 Comments

I went to Sherrilyn Kenyon’s August 5th book signing at Borders Books & Music in Ann Arbor, Michigan (you can watch a video from the event here). She was there to meet fans and to sign copies of her latest book in the Dark Hunter series, Bad Moon Rising. I’ve never read her books, but I thought I would go and check out the event. […]

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Daniel Silva’s THE DEFECTOR Book Signing

| Aug 11 | 5 Comments

Daniel Silva’s twelfth book, The Defector, is currently number one on the New York Time’s bestseller list and the author was at Borders Books & Music in Birmingham, Michigan on August 3rd to speak to a packed crowd. The Defector is the ninth book to feature popular character Gabriel Allon, a retired Israeli spy who works as an art restorer. Silva spoke at length about […]

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Book Signing With JULIE & JULIA Author Julie Powell

| Jul 28 | 0 Comments

With the release of the movie Julie & Julia only weeks away, author Julie Powell is busy promoting her best-selling book of the same name. She spoke to a crowd of about 50 fans who gathered at the Borders Books & Music in Birmingham, Michigan on Tuesday, July 21, and signed books afterwards. Julie & Julia is a memoir about the year Julie Powell cooked […]

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