BIBLIOFEAST 2017 is Monday, October 16! Save the date!!

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BIBLIOFEAST 2017
A Literary “Moveable Feast”

WNBA Charlotte’s 8th Annual
Book & Author Dinner

Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of
National Reading Group Month

TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW!

 

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE ONLINE TODAY!
Ticket deadline EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 12 – must be purchased in advance!

WHEN:  Monday evening, October 16, 2017  /  6:00-9:00 PM

WHERE:  Maggiano’s Little Italy Restaurant
SouthPark Mall, Charlotte

WHAT:  A “moveable feast” dinner featuring 8 outstanding authors

  • Open to both WNBA members and the public

  • Book clubs invited and encouraged to attend as groups. If you come with your book club members, we’ll reserve a table for you!

  • Anticipated attendance 70+ people

  • Ticketed fundraiser event for WNBA Charlotte and local book-related charitable organizations

  • Tickets $60/person. NEW THIS YEAR! If you’re a current 2017-2018 WNBA member, you can earn a $10 rebate on your own ticket for each prospective member/guest you bring to Bibliofeast! For example, bring 2 guests, earn $20 in rebates! (This rebate offer is subject to approval by WNBA Charlotte’s Treasurer before rebates are issued. Rebates will be paid at or after the event.)

  • Tickets are now available online (credit cards via PayPal).
    CLICK HERE TO GO TO OUR ONLINE TICKETS ORDER FORM.

  • Tickets also may be purchased at Park Road Books (check or cash only) starting September 1.

  • Tickets must be purchased in advance — DEADLINE EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 12!

  • Books for this event will be purchased from publishers and sold at the event by Park Road Books, Charlotte

This coming October, the Charlotte Chapter of WNBA will sponsor our 8thannual BIBLIOFEAST book and author dinner in celebration of WNBA’s National Reading Group Month.  Our very successful 2016 BIBLIOFEAST highlighted 10 authors and was attended by 60+ people. This year we’re including 8 authors and 60-70 attendees.

We’re delighted to welcome our eight featured authors for 2017:

Jodi Lynn Anderson, MIDNIGHT AT THE ELECTRIC, HarperCollins

Sarah Creech, THE WHOLE WAY HOME, William Morrow

Sebastian Matthews, BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO A HEAD-ON COLLISION, Red Hen Press

Bren McClain, ONE GOOD MAMA BONE,
Story River Books/The University of South Carolina Press

Jim Minick, FIRE IS YOUR WATER, Ohio University Press

Michel Stone, BORDER CHILD, Nan A. Talese/Doubleday

Caitlin Hamilton Summie, TO LAY TO REST OUR GHOSTS, Fomite

Leah Weiss, IF THE CREEK DON’T RISE, Sourcebooks

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PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD!  Invite your friends, fellow book club members, and colleagues.

PLEASE SHARE THIS BIBLIOFEAST FLYER ONLINE!!  And print it out and post it for others to see, too.  THANKS!

QUESTIONS?  Please contact Susan Walker, National Reading Group Month Events Manager, susan.walker.books@gmail.com, 612-382-5868. Thank you!

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BIBLIOFEAST 2016 is Monday, October 17! BUY TICKETS THROUGH SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15!

NRGM_LogoBIBLIOFEAST 2016
A Literary “Moveable Feast”

WNBA Charlotte’s 7th Annual
Book & Author Dinner

Celebrating
2016 National Reading Group Month

TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW!

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE ONLINE TODAY
Ticket deadline October 15 — must be purchased in advance!


WHEN:  Monday evening, October 17, 2016  /  6:00-9:00 PM

WHERE:  Maggiano’s Little Italy Restaurant
SouthPark Mall, Charlotte

WHAT:  A “moveable feast” dinner featuring 10 outstanding authors

  • Open to both WNBA members and the public
  • Book clubs invited and encouraged to attend as groups. If you come with your book club members, we’ll reserve a table for you!
  • Anticipated attendance 70+ people
  • Ticketed fundraiser event for WNBA Charlotte and local book-related charitable organizations
  • WNBA member tickets $50; nonmember tickets $60
  • Tickets are now available online (credit cards via PayPal).
    CLICK HERE TO GO TO OUR ONLINE TICKETS ORDER FORM.
  • Tickets also may be purchased at Park Road Books (check or cash only) starting September 7.
  • Tickets must be purchased in advance — deadline October 15!
  • Books for this event will be purchased from publishers and sold at the event by Park Road Books, Charlotte

This coming October, the Charlotte Chapter of WNBA will sponsor our 7th annual BIBLIOFEAST book and author dinner in celebration of WNBA’s National Reading Group Month.  Our very successful 2015 BIBLIOFEAST highlighted 9 authors and was attended by 60+ people. This year we’re including 10 authors and 60-70 attendees. 

We’re delighted to welcome these featured authors:

Jane Alison, NINE ISLAND, Catapult

Susan Crawford, THE OTHER WIDOW, William Morrow

Gayle Forman, LEAVE ME, Algonquin Books

Julia Franks, OVER THE PLAIN HOUSES, Hub City Press

Peter Golden, WHEREVER THERE IS LIGHT,
Atria Books/Washington Square Press

Ashley Mace Havird, LIGHTINGSTRUCK, Mercer University Press

Megan Miranda, ALL THE MISSING GIRLS, Simon & Schuster

Travis Mulhauser, SWEETGIRL, Ecco

Angela Pisel, WITH LOVE FROM THE INSIDE, G.P. Putnam’s Sons

Kathryn Smith, THE GATEKEEPER, Touchstone

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PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD!  Invite your friends, fellow book club members, and colleagues.

PLEASE SHARE THIS BIBLIOFEAST FLYER ONLINE!!  And print it out and post it for others to see, too.  THANKS!

QUESTIONS?  Please contact Susan Walker, National Reading Group Month Events Manager, susan.walker.books@gmail.com, 612-382-5868. Thank you!

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THANK YOU to our 2016 National Reading Group Month Official Sponsors!

National Reading Group Month 2016 Official Premier Sponsor
SOURCEBOOKS—AN INDEPENDENT VISION

Friends of National Reading Group Month

AMERICAN BOOKSELLERS ASSOCIATION
ANDREW CARNEGIE MEDAL FOR EXCELLENCE IN FICTION
BAKER & TAYLOR—THE FUTURE DELIVERED
BOOKLIST, AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION
EDELWEISS—ABOVE THE TREELINE, INC.
INGRAM CONTENT GROUP
NET GALLEY—WE HELP BOOKS SUCCEED
READING GROUP CHOICES—SELECTIONS FOR LIVELY BOOK DISCUSSIONS
READING GROUP GUIDES—THE ONLINE COMMUNITY FOR READING GROUPS
SOUTHERN INDEPENDENT BOOKSELLERS ALLIANCE

Get your BIBLIOFEAST tickets today! BIBLIOFEAST is October 12!

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A Literary “Moveable Feast”


WNBA Charlotte’s 6th Annual
Book & Author Dinner

Celebrating
2015 National Reading Group Month

2015 NRGM Signature Event

 

TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW!

PURCHASE ONLINE TODAY
Ticket deadline extended to October 11 — must be purchased in advance!

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WHEN:  Monday evening, October 12, 2015  /  6:00-9:00 PM

WHERE:  Maggiano’s Little Italy Restaurant / SouthPark Mall, Charlotte

WHAT:  A “moveable feast” dinner featuring 9 authors

 

  • Open to both WNBA members and the public
  • Book clubs invited and encouraged to attend as groups. If you come with your book club members, we’ll reserve a table for you!
  • Anticipated attendance 80+ people
  • Ticketed fundraiser event for WNBA Charlotte and local book-related charitable organizations
  • WNBA member tickets $50; nonmember tickets $60
  • Tickets are available online (credit cards via PayPal) and at Park Road Books (check or cash only).
  • Tickets must be purchased in advance — deadline extended to October 11.
  • Books for this event will be purchased from publishers and sold at the event by Park Road Books, Charlotte.

This coming October, the Charlotte Chapter of WNBA will sponsor our 6thannual BIBLIOFEAST book and author dinner in celebration of WNBA’s National Reading Group Month.  Our very successful 2014 BIBLIOFEAST highlighted 10 authors and was attended by 70+ people. This year we’re planning on 8 to 10 authors and 80-90 attendees. 

We’re delighted to welcome these featured authors:

Elise Blackwell, THE LOWER QUARTER
     Unbridled Books, September 2015, fiction

Nina de Gramont, THE LAST SEPTEMBER
     Algonquin Books, September 2015, fiction

Julia Elliott, THE NEW AND IMPROVED ROMIE FUTCH
     Tin House Books, October 2015, fiction

Sarah Kennedy, THE KING’S SISTERS
     Knox Robinson Publishing, Book Three of The Cross and the Crown series,

September 2015, historical fiction

Cindy Henry McMahon, FRESH WATER FROM OLD WELLS
     Mercer University Press, April 2015, memoir

Brian Panowich, BULL MOUNTAIN
G.P. Putnam’s Sons, July 2015, fiction

Hank Phillippi Ryan, WHAT YOU SEE
     Forge Books, October 2015, suspense fiction

Richard Wall, husband of the late author Carol F. Wall,
MISTER OWITA’S GUIDE TO GARDENING
 Berkley, February  2015, memoir

J. Peder Zane, OFF THE BOOKS: ON LITERATURE AND CULTURE
University of South Carolina Press, April 2015, literary criticism

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PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD!  Invite your friends, fellow book club members, and colleagues. Share this BIBLIOFEAST FLYER online. Print it out and post it for others to see.  THANKS!

QUESTIONS?  Please contact Susan Walker, National Reading Group Month Events Manager, susan.walker.books@gmail.com, 612-382-5868. Thank you!

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BIBLIOFEAST is October 13! Meet 10 terrific authors! Buy your tickets today — time is running out!

 

Join us on Monday, October 13 for…   

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BIBLIOFEAST  

A Literary “Moveable Feast” 


WNBA-Charlotte’s 

5th Annual Book & Author Dinner 
Celebrating 
National Reading Group Month  


BIBLIOFEAST t
ickets available now! 
Tickets MUST be purchased in advance
— deadline Friday, October 10.
 


WHEN:   Monday, October 13, 2014, 6:00-9:00 PM    
                    Cocktails 6:00 PM (cash bar); Dinner 6:45 PM 
                    Books sold before/after dinner & program by Park Road Books 

WHERE:   Maggiano’s Little Italy Restaurant, SouthPark Mall  
                     4400 Sharon Rd, Charlotte, NC 28211 

WHAT:     A “moveable feast” dinner featuring 10 critically acclaimed writers 

TICKETS:  Tickets are available now.  
                   The deadline to purchase tickets is Friday, October 10. 

  • Purchase tickets online through PayPal. 
  • OR purchase tickets at Park Road Books, 4139 Park Road, Charlotte, 704-525-9239 – cash or check only.  


Both WNBA members and the public are welcome! Book club members also are urged to attend together — ask us to reserve a table for you.

Download our Bibliofeast flyer and print it out, share it with your friends, give it to your book club, etc.  Thanks in advance for helping us spread the word!


OUR FEA
TURED AUTHORS AND BOOKS

Don’t miss the fun! Meet these outstanding writers and talk with them about their new books!

  • Wiley Cash, THIS DARK ROAD TO MERCY, William Morrow/HarperCollins
  • Kim Church, BYRD, Dzanc Books
  • Joshilyn Jackson, SOMEONE ELSE’S LOVE STORY, William Morrow/HarperCollins
  • Allegra Jordan, THE END OF INNOCENCE, Sourcebooks
  • Charlie Lovett, FIRST IMPRESSIONS, Viking/Penguin Random House
  • Erika Marks, IT COMES IN WAVES, NAL/Penguin Random House
  • Rebecca Petruck, STEERING TOWARD NORMAL, Amulet/Abrams
  • N.P. Simpson, B.O.Q.: AN NCIS SPECIAL AGENT FRAN SETLIFF NOVEL, John F. Blair Publishing
  • John Warley, A SOUTHERN GIRL, Story River Books/University of South Carolina Press
  • Kim Wright, THE UNEXPECTED WALTZ, Gallery Books/Simon & Schuster

Please go to the Bibliofeast page for more information and updates. We hope to see you there!

QUESTIONS? Please contact Susan Walker, National Reading Group Month Events Coordinator, at susan.walker.books@gmail.com.