Author Reading

An author will be giving a reading and booksigning

Susan Troller, author of Cluck

A Room of One's Own is thrilled to welcome Susan Troller for an author reading and book signing on November 13th. Chicken lovers of all kinds are encouraged to attend this free event!

 

author photo of Susan Troller holding a rooster cover of Cluck by Susan Troller, green with image of a rooster in center

Windy City Queer with Kathie Bergquist and contributors!

Join editor Kathie Bergquist and Windy City Queer contributors kay barrett, Mark Zubro, Deb R. Lewis, and Richard Fox for a rousing evening of queer poetry and prose!

Windy City Queer: Lgbtq Dispatches from the Third Coast Cover Image
By Kathie Bergquist (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780299284046
Availability: Out of Print
Published: University of Wisconsin Press - October 14th, 2011

Edith Adekunle-Wilson, author of Celebrating Good Black Men

In her book Celebrating Good Black Men, E. Adekunlewilson encourages one to feel the joy of RE-THINKING the
promoted negative and narrow images of American Black Men. Providing a
“Top 20 Hall of Fame” and a “Challenge 20 Hall of Fame”, she shows quite
clearly the strong Black men are doing positive things. Ms. Adekunle-Wilson is the founder and chief executive officer for Life

Wisconsin Book Festival!

A Room of One's Own will once again be hosting events for the Wisconsin Book Festival! You can see the full schedule of events taking place all over downtown at www.wisconsinbookfestival.org--you will find our friendly faces selling books offsite at some of these events--please say hello if you see us!

We hope to see you for the readings we are hosting in the store, too! For a complete description of each event, please see the Festival Guide. Please call the store with any questions at 608-257-7888! Below you'll find the schedule of in-store events for the Book Festival.

Wednesday, October 19

 

Thursday, October 20

 

Friday, October 21

 

Saturday, October 22

 

Sunday October 23

Wisdom's Kiss Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780547566870
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Houghton Mifflin - September 13th, 2011

Good Graces Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525952381
Availability: Special Order
Published: Dutton Adult - September 1st, 2011

Wingshooters Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781936070718
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Akashic Books - February 8th, 2011

As If a Bird Flew by Me Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781573661645
Availability: Special Order
Published: F2c - September 8th, 2011

The Oracle of Stamboul Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780062012104
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Perennial - August 30th, 2011

The Lost Summer of Louisa May Alcott Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780425240830
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Berkley Books - May 3rd, 2011

Apple: A Global History Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781861898487
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Reaktion Books - October 15th, 2011

The Orchard: A Memoir Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780446584692
Availability: Special Order
Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 1st, 2011

The Reinvention of Edison Thomas Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781590787083
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Boyds Mills Press - March 1st, 2010

Bluefish Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780763653347
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - September 13th, 2011

Miracle Beach Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451233820
Availability: Special Order
Published: New American Library - August 2nd, 2011

On Maggie's Watch Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780425236789
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Berkley Publishing Group - November 2nd, 2010

Even Sunflowers Cast Shadows Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781450258739
Availability: Special Order
Published: iUniverse.com - October 1st, 2010

Last Seen Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780299282943
Availability: Special Order
Published: University of Wisconsin Press - March 10th, 2011

Trans Monologues (organized by the LGBT Campus Center)

The Trans Monologues is a night of theater,
poems, songs, monologues, and all other creative expressions of
transgender identities. Join the LGBT Campus Center and Room of One's
Own for a powerful evening of performance. Following the Monologues, we
will be holding a vigil to remember and honor members of the community

Mary Bergin, author of Sidetracked in the Midwest

author photo of Mary Bergin Mary Bergin, intrepid travel writer, has ferreted out unusual, fun, eccentric, and green nooks and crannies throughout the Midwest. The eclectic mix of content includes low-budget to luxury eco-aware projects in rural areas and cities.

Joan Price Author Event

Reading and Q&A with Joan Price

Joan Price, author of Better Than I Ever Expected: Straight Talk about Sex After Sixty and Naked At Our Age: Talking Out Loud about Senior Sex--and a widow trying to figure out how to date at her age!--is in Madison giving this reading and leading workshops as part of the 15th Anniversary Celebration of A Woman's Touch.

Naked at Our Age: Talking Out Loud about Senior Sex Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781580053389
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Seal Press (CA) - May 24th, 2011

Better Than I Ever Expected: Straight Talk about Sex After Sixty Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781580051521
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Seal Press (CA) - December 1st, 2005

Caryl Sherpa Author Event I Taste Fire, Earth, Rain

Sometimes one is ready to take risks, accept the unexpected, and commit to a dramatically altered life. As Caryl treks around the Annapurna Mountains of Nepal, she falls in love with her Sherpa trekking guide, Nima — his country, his people, and their joy.

Tema Okun Author Event

Sara Paretsky Author Reading!

A Room of One's Own is thrilled to welcome mystery maven Sara Paretsky to our store for a reading from her latest V. I. Warshawski novel, Body Work! Author Sara Paretsky Reading Event at A Room of One's Own
Body Work Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780451413086
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Signet Book - July 5th, 2011

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