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Miller Oberman, author of the Unstill Ones, + Special Guests

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A Room of One's Own is thrilled to welcome poet Miller Oberman, author of The Unstill Ones!

Offsite @ MPL Central: Jan Brett

Jan Brett event

A Room of One's Own, in partnership with the Wisconsin Book Festival, welcomes children's author Jan Brett to Madison Public Library's Central location!

The Snowy Nap Cover Image
By Jan Brett (Illustrator), Jan Brett
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399170737
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - October 16th, 2018

OFFSITE @ The Red Gym: Andrea-Teresa Arenas, author of Somos Latinas: Voices of Wisconsin Latina Activists

A Room of One's Own is thrilled to work with Kappa Gamma Chapter of Sigma Lambda Gamma to welcome Andrea-Teresa Arenas, author of Somos Latinas: Voices of Wisconsin Latina Activists!

Somos Latinas: Voices of Wisconsin Latina Activists Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780870208591
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Wisconsin Historical Society Press - May 11th, 2018

Offsite @ Capitol Theatre: James Patterson

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The world's #1 bestselling author James Patterson will be appearing at the Wisconsin Book Festival in conversation with Steve Paulson from WPR's To The Best of Our Knowledge. Patterson will discuss the motivation behind writing Max Einstein, his life in books, his love of reading, his method of writing, and what makes a good story. Free copies of Max Einstein will be distributed to the first 500 young readers. Attendees will get exclusive pre-release access to buy Patterson's latest Detective Michael Bennett Thriller, Ambush.

 

Max Einstein: The Genius Experiment Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780316523967
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: jimmy patterson - October 8th, 2018

Ambush (Michael Bennett #11) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316273985
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 8th, 2018

Offsite @ The Orpheum: DeRay Mckesson, Black Lives Matter activist

Join DeRay Mckesson – the internationally recognized civil rights leader and host of the podcast Pod Save the People – for a timely conversation on culture, social justice, and politics. Drawing from his own experiences as an organizer, educator, and public official, DeRay will explore the issues of the day and discuss the subtle structures and inherent biases that impact our communities.

On the Other Side of Freedom: The Case for Hope Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780525560326
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking - September 4th, 2018

Offsite @ The Orpheum: Anne Lamott, presented by FPC Live

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FPC Live and A Room of One's Own Bookstore are proud to present Anne Lamott, live at the Orpheum!

Almost Everything: Notes on Hope Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780525537441
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - October 16th, 2018

Hallelujah Anyway: Rediscovering Mercy Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780735213586
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Published: Riverhead Books - April 4th, 2017

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385480017
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Published: Anchor - September 1995

Grace (Eventually): Thoughts on Faith Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781594482878
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Published: Riverhead Books - February 26th, 2008

Help, Thanks, Wow: The Three Essential Prayers Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781594631290
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Published: Riverhead Books - November 13th, 2012

Offsite at MPL Central: Ijeoma Oluo, presented by the Wisconsin Book Festival

A Room of One's Own will be on hand selling copies of Ijeoma Oluo's important book, So You Want to Talk About Race, at Madison Public Library - Central, 3rd Floor, during her talk for the Wisconsin Book Festival!

So You Want to Talk About Race Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781580056779
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Seal Press - January 16th, 2018

OFFSITE at UW: adrienne maree brown

On April 11, 2018, writer, activist, and doula adrienne maree brown will be speaking about her most recent book Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds at 5pm in 2235 Nancy Nicholas Hall. This talk is co-sponsored by the Department of Gender & Women’s Studies, LBGT Campus Center, Crossroads, 4W Initiative, Multicultural Student Center and the Havens Center.

A Room of One's Own Bookstore will be on site for those interested in purchasing a copy of either of brown's books for her to sign.

Octavia's Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements Cover Image
By Walidah Imarisha (Editor), Adrienne Maree Brown (Editor), Sheree Renee Thomas (Foreword by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9781849352093
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: AK Press - April 7th, 2015

Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781849352604
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: AK Press - April 18th, 2017

Michael Twitty OFFSITE at The Red Gym/UW Multicultural Student Center

The UW-Madison Multicultural Student Center is bringing Michael Twitty, author of The Cooking Gene, to campus for a FREE, public reading, Q&A, and book signing! Join us at the MSC (2nd floor of the Red Gym) for the event! A Room of One's Own will be there with bells on selling books!

The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062379290
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Amistad - August 2017

Offsite at Everyday Gay Holiday: Sami Schalk, author of Bodyminds Reimagined

A Room of One's Own is delighted to join author and professor Dr. Sami Schalk at Everyday Gay Holiday on Atwood Ave for a book release party in celebration of Bodyminds Reimagined: (Dis)ability, Race, and Gender in Black Women's Speculative Fiction!

Bodyminds Reimagined: (dis)Ability, Race, and Gender in Black Women's Speculative Fiction Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780822370888
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Duke University Press - March 26th, 2018

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