Coffee with the Authors

featuringOctober Coffee with the Authors Wiliam Martin Rita Zoey Chin E.B. Bartels

Rita Zoey Chin, The Strange Inheritance of Leah Fern

William Martin, December '41

E.B. Bartels, Good Grief

Thursday, October 6, 10am - 11:30am

at the Cohasset Lightkeeper's House

Enjoy coffee and a light brunch while amazing authors introduce their newest titles! Purchase tickets ($25) below, or call the store at (781) 383-2665.

Rita Zoey Chin is the author of the widely praised memoir, Let the Tornado Come. She holds an MFA from the University of Maryland and is the recipient of a Katherine Anne Porter Prize, an Academy of American Poets Award, and a Bread Loaf waiter scholarship.  She has taught at Towson University and currently teaches at Grub Street in Boston, as well as at retreats and conferences near and far. Her writings have also been published by Guernica, Tin House, and Marie Claire

Wiliam Martin is the New York Times bestselling author of twelve novels, an award-winning PBS documentary on the life of George Washington, and a cult-classic horror film, too. In novels like Back Bay, City of Dreams, The Lost Constitution, The Lincoln Letter, and Bound for Goldhe has told stories of the great and the anonymous of American history, and he’s taken readers from the deck of the Mayflower to 9/11. His work has earned him many accolades and honors, including the 2005 New England Book Award, the 2015 Samuel Eliot Morison Award, and the 2019 Robert B. Parker Award. He and his wife live near Boston, where he serves on several cultural and historical institutions’ boards, and he has three grown children.

E.B. Bartels is a former Newtonville Books bookseller and a GrubStreet instructor, with an MFA from Columbia. Her writing has been published in Catapult, The Rumpus,The Millions, and The Toast. She lives in the Greater Boston area.

 
Store Event Date: 
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Event address: 
Cohasset Lightkeeper's House
15 Lighthouse Lane
Cohasset, MA
United States
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The Strange Inheritance of Leah Fern By Rita Zoey Chin Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781612199863
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Melville House - October 4th, 2022

The luminous story of a fiercely lonely young woman's quest to uncover the truth behind her mother’s disappearance . . .
 
When 6-year-old empath Leah Fern—once “The Youngest and Very Best Fortune Teller in the World”—is abandoned by her beautiful magician mother, she is consumed with longing for her mother's return.
 


December '41: A World War II Thriller By William Martin Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780765384249
Availability: On Our Shelves Now. Please call the store at (781) 383-2665 to confirm availability.
Published: Forge Books - June 7th, 2022

From New York Times bestselling author William Martin comes a WWII thriller as intense as The Day of the Jackal and as gripping as The Eye of the Needle. In December '41, Martin takes us on the ultimate manhunt, a desperate chase from Los Angeles to Washington, D. C., in the first weeks of the Second World War.


Good Grief: On Loving Pets, Here and Hereafter By E.B. Bartels Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780358212331
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Published: Mariner Books - August 2nd, 2022

An unexpected, poignant, and personal account of loving and losing pets, exploring the singular bonds we have with our companion animals, and how to grieve them once they’ve passed.