Saturday, June 8th 3:00pm - Thomas Thibeault
Thibeault is the author of The Man Who Stole Himself.
The novel is based on the true story of the
slave Robert Smalls who stole a Confederate gunboat and sailed to freedom with
his entire family. Small then surrendered the ship to the Union Admiral Samuel
Francis Du Pont. Thibeault has written
the script for the movie based on this novel.
Join us at our indie bookstore to hear more about this amazing bit of
history and about the transition from indie novel to indie film.
Saturday, June 15th 1:00pm - 4:00pm - Darryl Bollinger
Bollinger will be available to discuss
and sign his novels. He has a Masters degree in health care
administration from Trinity University and spent twenty-eight years working in
the health care industry. Now retired and living in Western North Carolina,
Bollinger uses his knowledge and experience to write medical thrillers. He has written six novels so far, the latest,
is set in the mountains of
Western North Carolina.Saturday, June 22nd 3:00pm - Nancy Blanton - Launch Party
If you'd like to meet a fascinating character, join historical fiction author Nancy Blanton and other authors for the local area to celebrate the launch of the award-winning new novel, The Earl in Black Armor. Sample Irish tea and cheese as Blanton describes life in 17th century Ireland, and events leading up to the Irish Rebellion and England's civil war. Blanton will discuss her research, travels, and process for writing this, her third novel, which has already medaled in the national Feathered Quill literary awards and is a finalist for two other awards that will be announced later this year..
Thursday, July 25th - Evening Folkmoot Parade in Hazelwood
We have loved our Hazelwood neighborhood
since the moment we moved here. We love
our neighbors, including Folkmoot which is just down the street and round the
block. On this evening we invite you to
join us for the first Folkmoot Lantern Parade down Hazelwood Avenue. We will be
having a 20% off storewide sale from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm. The parade will begin at 9:00 pm. Come spend the evening in Hazelwood. Shops and restaurants will stay open
late. Come enjoy our neighborhood!