Coffee with the Authors

featuring

Ye ChunStraw Dogs of the Universe

Diane HanksThe Woman with a Purple Heart

Paula MunierHome at Night

 

Wednesday, November 8, 10am-11:30am

at Cohasset Lightkeepers House

Get your tickets now for our favorite fall event -- Coffee with the Authors! Join us for a light brunch, bottomless coffee and the chance to hear three amazing author introduce their new titles! Purchase tickets ($30) online below, or call the store at (781) 383-2665 to save your spot.

 

YE CHUN is a bilingual Chinese American writer and literary translator. Her debut story collection, Hao, was longlisted for the 2022 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction. She is also the author of two books of poetry, Travel Over Water and Lantern Puzzle; a novel in Chinese, Peach Tree in the Sea; and four volumes of translations. A recipient of an NEA Literature Fellowship, a Sustainable Arts Foundation Award, and three Pushcart Prizes, she teaches at Providence College and lives in Providence, Rhode Island.

DIANE HANKS has a BFA and MA in Creative Writing from Emerson College in Boston. She first saw the name Annie Fox in relation to her job as a medical writer. Diane was writing about the Veteran Administration’s Annie app (used to send text messages to veterans about self-care) and discovered that it was named after Lt. Annie Fox. It seemed a shame that she’d never heard about the first woman to earn a Purple Heart, so Diane did some research, inspiring her to write The Woman with a Purple Heart.

PAULA MUNIER is a literary agent and the USA TODAY bestselling author of the Mercy Carr mysteries. A Borrowing of Bones, the first in the series, was nominated for the Mary Higgins Clark Award and named the Dogwise Book of the Year. Blind Search was inspired by the real-life rescue of a little boy with autism. The Hiding Place debuted in March 2021. Paula credits the hero dogs of Mission K9 Rescue, her own rescue dogs, and a love of New England, where she lives, as her series’ major influences.

Store Event Date: 
Wednesday, November 8, 2023 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Event address: 
Cohasset Lightkeepers House
15 Lighthouse Lane
Cohasset, MA
United States
Straw Dogs of the Universe: A Novel By Ye Chun Cover Image
By Ye Chun
$27.00
ISBN: 9781646220625
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Catapult - October 17th, 2023

Longlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medals of Excellence
Winner of the Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) Best Book Award

A harrowing and redemptive immigrant story for readers of Pachinko


The Woman with a Purple Heart: A Novel By Diane Hanks Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728265117
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Sourcebooks Landmark - November 7th, 2023

"Historical fiction at its finest!" —Amanda Skenandore, author of The Second Life of Mirielle West and The Nurse's Secret


Home at Night (A Mercy Carr Mystery #5) By Paula Munier Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781250887894
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Minotaur Books - October 17th, 2023

Beware the blackbirds…