Just in time for Christmas, New York Times bestseller Sena Jeter Naslund comes back to the Library to discuss her new book, The Fountain of St. James Court;or, Portrait of the Artist as an Old Woman: A Novel.
Join us for a stimulating talk with this Huntsville favorite!
Books will be available for purchase and signing.
Acclaimed author Frye Gaillard and musical artist Kathryn Scheldt intertwine music and poetry in this special literary concert on Sunday, August 25, at 2 p.m. at the Main Library.
Frye, author and writer in residence at the University of South Alabama, discusses the literature and poetry of music and songwriting. Then Nashville recording artist and singer-songwriter Kathryn performs songs from her collaboration with Frye: their book/CD project, "The Quilt."
Biopsychologist Susan Schneider discusses her latest book, The Science of Consequences: How They Affect Genes, Change the Brain, and Impact Our World, and the discoveries about cause and effects on our genetic makeup on Monday September 30, at 11 a.m. at the Main Library.
The Science of Consequences tells a tale ranging from genetics to neurotransmitters, from emotion to language, from parenting to politics -- bringing together research from many fields to show how something that seems so simple can explain so much. Read more about Meet the Author: Susan Schneider
John Sims Jeter joins our discussion of his novel, ...and the angels sang, on Thursday, September 12, from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pizzelle's Confections at Lowe Mill.
Jon Bernier returns to rural Alabama to tidy up family plots in a cemetery. Ruminations of his first love, a concert pianist, are shattered when he discovers her defaced memorial stone. Clandestine international pharmaceutical concerns, coupled with government illegalities, are unexpectedly revealed, offering Jon a possible reprise as he learns that broken links of lives have a chance to be re-connected. Read more about Author Chat Book Club