Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Hey, You Certainly Won't Want To Miss These . . .

Free Library Author Events

Mark Bowden | Huế 1968      
In conversation with Bill Marimow   
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 7:30 PM  

FREE | No tickets or reservations required
"One of the most intense, visceral" (Philadelphia Inquirer) writers of our time, Mark Bowden is the author of numerous New York Times bestselling books of investigative journalism, including the classic of war reporting Black Hawk Down. His latest book narrates the Vietnam War's most pivotal battle.

Zinzi Clemmons | What We Lose 
Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 7:30 PM  
FREE | No tickets or reservations required
The Philadelphia native and cofounder of Apogee Journal tells the story of a young woman caught between cultures as she struggles with love, unexpected motherhood, and loss.

Kevin Hearne | Besieged with Chuck Wendig | Star Wars: The Aftermath Trilogy and Fran Wilde | Updraft
In conversation with Dena Heilek
Friday, July 14, 2017 at 7:30 PM  
FREE | No tickets or reservations required

Kevin Hearne
 is the author of the New York Times bestselling Iron Druid Chronicles, the ancient-Celtic-meets-contemporary-mayhem action-adventure series featuring 2,000-year-old Atticus O'Sullivan.

Chuck Wendig's New York Times bestselling trilogy tells the canon story of the events that occurred between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens.

Fran Wilde's 
Bone Universe series explores a lofty society of towers populated by residents who strap on wings and soar the skies in search of their destinies.
Free Library Author Events
Andy Kahan, Ruth W. and A. Morris Williams Director, Author Events
Laura Kovacs, Associate Producer & Director
Jason Freeman, Production Associate

phone: 215-567-4341
General Information
Author Events are held in the Montgomery Auditorium at the Free Library of Philadelphia's  Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine Street, unless noted. Events generally consist of a talk by the author and a Q & A period with the audience followed by a book signing. Books are sold on-site. Seating begins 45 minutes prior to event start times. No tickets or reservations are required for Free Author Events.
Live American Sign Language translation of Author Events is provided upon request. Please call the Author Events Office at least two weeks in advance to request this service.

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