This Saturday, October 16, at the Hynes in Boston, The Boston Book Festival will be taking place. This free festival is a must-do for book lovers. Here's just the partial list of presenters (along with a representative work from our collection):
Bill Bryson. A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail. [917.4 BRY]
Justin Cronin. The Passage. [F CRO]
Allegra Goodman. The Cookbook Collector. [F GOO]
Jeff Kinney. Diary of a Wimpy Kid. [J KIN]
Kathryn Lasky. "The Guardians of Ga’Hoole" series. [J LAS].
Dennis Lehane. Shutter Island. [F LEH]
Joyce Carol Oates. Little Bird of Heaven. [F OAT]
Jane O’Connor and Robin Preiss Glasser. This author and illustrator team is responsible for the "Fancy Nancy" series of books that are incredibly popular with little girls. [JP OCO]
If the list has you drooling, wait until you check out the full schedule of events!
I hope to see you there!