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Thomas Frank, author of Rendezvous with Oblivion

Thomas Frank author photo

A Room of One's Own is excited to welcome Thomas Frank, political commentator and author of Rendezvous with Oblivion.

Thomas Frank is the author of Listen, Liberal, Pity the Billionaire, The Wrecking Crew, and What's the Matter with Kansas? A former columnist for The Wall Street Journal and Harper's, Frank is the founding editor of The Baffler and writes regularly for The Guardian. He lives outside Washington, D.C.

Rendezvous with Oblivion: Reports from a Sinking Society Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781250293664
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Published: Metropolitan Books - June 19th, 2018

Kate Narita, author of 100 Bugs!

A Room of One's Own is pleased to welcome Kate Narita, author of the children's book 100 Bugs!!

Kate Narita is a writer and fourth-grade teacher. She earned her undergraduate degree and master's in education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and an MFA in writing for children from Simmons College. She lives, writes, and hikes on a small mountain in central Massachusetts with her husband, two sons, and dog.

100 Bugs!: A Counting Book Cover Image
By Kate Narita, Suzanne Kaufman (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780374306311
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Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - June 12th, 2018

Dan Kaufman, author of The Fall of Wisconsin

A Room of One's Own welcomes Dan Kaufman for a book talk based on his new book The Fall of Wisconsin: The Conservative Conquest of a Progressive Bastion and the Future of American Politics.

The Fall of Wisconsin: The Conservative Conquest of a Progressive Bastion and the Future of American Politics Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393635201
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 10th, 2018

Living the Sutras with Amy Pearce-Hayden and Kelly DiNardo

Living the Sutras author event

A Room of One's Own is delighted to welcome Amy Pearce-Hayden and Kelly DiNardo, authors of the new book Living the Sutras: A Guide to Yoga Wisdom Beyond the Mat!

Living the Sutras: A Guide to Yoga Wisdom Beyond the Mat Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781611805499
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Published: Shambhala - June 12th, 2018

Dan Egan, author of The Death and Life of the Great Lakes

Dan Egan Author Photo

A Room of One's Own is proud to welcome Dan Egan, author of this year's Go Big Read, The Death and Life of the Great Lakes, for an in conversation style talk with UW-Madison Professor and Director of the Center for Limnology Jake Vander Zanden.

The Death and Life of the Great Lakes Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393355550
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - April 10th, 2018

David Keplinger and Parker Palmer

A Room of One's Own is happy to welcome David Keplinger and Parker Palmer for an in-conversation event and reading from their latest work!

Another City: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571314864
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Published: Milkweed Editions - March 13th, 2018

On the Brink of Everything: Grace, Gravity, and Getting Old Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781523095438
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Published: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - June 26th, 2018

Offsite at Madison Public Library: Cecile Richards and Lauren Peterson

A Room of One's Own and the Wisconsin Book Festival are proud to welcome Cecile Richards and her co-writer Lauren Peterson for an in-conversation book event and book signing in support of Make Trouble! This event will be held on the third floor of Madison Public Library - Central.

Make Trouble: Standing Up, Speaking Out, and Finding the Courage to Lead--My Life Story Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781501187599
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Published: Touchstone Books - April 3rd, 2018

WisCon Guest of Honor Reception and Reading

WisCon guests of honor Saladin Ahmed and Tananarive Due

A Room of One's Own is proud to help kick off WisCon with a reception featuring light refreshments and a reading by Guest of Honor Saladin Ahmed. Unfortunately, WisCon's other Guest of Honor, Tananarive Due, is unable to make ti in time for the reading due to travel logistics. We look forward to celebrating the work of both Guests of Honor during the reception, and we will see everyone throughout the convention both in our store and in the WisCon Dealer's Room.

How to Keep the Writing Faith: A Conversation with Jennifer Haupt and Ann Garvin

A Room of One's Own is proud to host Ann Wertz Garvin and Jennifer Haupt for a talk about strategies they use to keep writing, even when they hit brick walls. Just as important, they’ll also reveal the signs of how to tell it’s time to stop working on a book and let it breathe for a while.

I Like You Just Fine When You're Not Around Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781440595455
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Published: Gallery Books - June 4th, 2016

In the Shadow of 10,000 Hills Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781771681339
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Published: Central Avenue Publishing - April 1st, 2018

Ahmed Ismail Yusuf, author of The Lion's Binding Oath

A Room of One's Own is proud to welcome Ahmed Ismail Yusuf, author of The Lion's Binding Oath and other stories!

The Lion's Binding Oath and Other Stories Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781946395078
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Published: Catalyst Press - June 5th, 2018

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