Katherine A. Sherbrooke

featured speaker for

Ames Chapel's Dead of Winter Arts Series 

Thursday, February 1, Doors open at 6:30pm - Talk begins at 7pm

at Ames Chapel, Hingham

 

Katherine A. Sherbrooke is the author of a family memoir called Finding Home and three novels: the New York Times notable Leaving Coy’s Hill, which was selected for 2022 MA Book Award’s Honors in Fiction prize, Fill the Skythe winner of a 2017 Independent Press Award and finalist for the May Sarton Award for Contemporary Fiction, and her newest novel, The Hidden Life of Aster Kelly, which was selected by PopSugar as the #1 Historical Novel for 2023. Her work has also appeared in Cognoscenti and Zibby Magazine. She is a proud member of GrubStreet, the nation’s premier creative writing center (HQ in Boston) where she served as Chair of the Board from 2013-2023.

At the February 1 Ames Chapel event, Katherine will give an inside look into the life of a writer, including discovering a creative path later in life, where inspiration and ideas come from, and the daily ritual of conquering doubt.

The event starts at 7pm, but doors open at 6:30pm. Purchase your $25 ticket here.

This event is part of the Dead of Winter Arts series and is made possible with a grant from the Hingham Cultural Council, which operates under the auspices of the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

Store Event Date: 
Thursday, February 1, 2024 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Ames Chapel
12 South Street
Hingham, MA
United States
The Hidden Life of Aster Kelly: A Novel By Katherine A. Sherbrooke Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781639363537
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Published: Pegasus Books - April 4th, 2023

When a runway model in 1940s Hollywood makes a split-second decision intended to protect those she loves, she triggers a cascade of secrets that threatens to upend her daughter’s life decades later.

After winning a prestigious fashion design contest in 1948, Aster Kelly flees the world of modeling in New York and arrives in Beverly Hills to claim


Leaving Coy's Hill: A Novel By Katherine A. Sherbrooke Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781639362189
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Published: Pegasus Books - August 9th, 2022

** A Massachusetts Book Award "Fiction Honor" **

An unforgettable story about the triumphs and travails of a woman unwilling to play by the rules, based on the remarkable life of pioneering feminist and abolitionist Lucy Stone. 

Born on a farm in 1818, Lucy Stone dreamt of extraordinary things for a girl of her time, like continuing her education beyond


Fill the Sky By Katherine Sherbrooke Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780984824533
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Published: Sixoneseven Books - October 20th, 2016

Three dear friends, one whose cancer has exhausted the reaches of modern medicine, travel to Ecuador hoping local shamans might offer a miracle. During a tumultuous week that includes strange, ancient ceremonies and a betrayal that strains their bond, each woman discovers her own deep need for healing, even the skeptic among them.