Sunday, November 30, 2014

Kathy Reichs, Charla Muller, Dot Jackson to gather at Mint Uptown

You don't want to miss this event.
It's the second-annual Charlotte Observer Authors for the Holidays, bringing together writers whose books are probably already on your gift-giving list.
The event is Thursday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Mint Museum Uptown, 500 S. Tryon Street, and writers selling their books include Kathy Reichs of the Bones series; Lisa Leake," 100 Days of Real Food;" Jason Mott, "The Wonder of All Things;" Dot Jackson, "Refuge;" and Charla Muller, "Pretty Takes Practice."
Your book purchase brings a one-day only 50 percent discount on museum general admission and a 10 percent discount at Halcyon restaurant in the  Mint complex.

Here's a complete list of the authors who'll be on hand to sign your books:

Kathy Reichs, “Bones Never Lie”
Dot Jackson, “Refuge”
Jason Mott, “The Wonder of All Things”
Joseph Bathanti, ""Half of What I Say is Meaningless" and "The Life of the World to Come"
Sarah Creech, "Season of the Dragon Flies"
Kim Wright, “The Unexpected Waltz”
Alan Michael Parker, "The Committee on Town Happiness"
Tony Abbott, “The Angel Dialogues”
Betsey Russell, "Other People's Money"
Mark de Castrique, "Risky Undertaking"
Karen Scioscia, "Kidnapped by the Cartel"
H.D. Kirkpatrick, "Alienation of Affection" and "Trafficking Death"

Christina Berkau Pope and Thomas Berkau, "ABC Charlotte Book"
Carrie Ryan and JP Davis, "The Map to Everywhere"
Dicey McCullough, "Tired" series for children
Laura Fox, "Snow Kingdom" series
Linda Vigen Phillips, "Crazy"
Karon Luddy, “A Bewilderment of Boys"
Brendan Reichs, Virals series
Lisa Leake, “100 Days of Real Food”
Charla Muller, "Pretty Takes Practice"
Rye Barcott, “27 Views of Charlotte” and "It Happened on the Way to War"
Cristina Wilson and Drew Humphries, “Carolina Bride: The Book”
Ken Garfield, “Billy Graham: A Life in Pictures”
Jonathan Stuhlman, “Connecting the World: The Panama Canal at 100” (Features original short fiction by NYT best seller Anthony Doerr.)
Scott Fowler, “100 Things Panthers Fans Should Know and Do Before They Die”
Kathleen Purvis, “Pecans” and “Bourbon”
Jill Dahan, “Starting Fresh”
Roland Wilkerson, “I’m So Clever”
Sarah Crosland, "100 Things to Do in Charlotte Before You Die"
Glenn Proctor, "Kicking Bottles, News & Dust: An Autobiography - 50 Years of Poems"

Contact Observer Innovations Editor Jen Rothacker if you have questions.