From Rainy Day Books
From Rainy Day Books
11/25/2017 - 12:30PM
EVENT OVERVIEW: Erin Jeanne McDowell will Celebrate the Publication of her New Hardcover Cookbook The Fearless Baker: Simple Secrets for Baking Like a Pro a Complimentary OPEN House Event to Celebrate Shop Small ~ Buy Local ~ Small Business Saturday! ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Erin Jeanne McDowell works in food media: cooking, writing, and styling all things delicious. Her work has appeared in cookbooks, newspapers, magazines, websites, and ad campaigns. She has a...
11/27/2017 - 6:30PM
EVENT OVERVIEW AND FORMAT: Rainy Day Books will Present an In-Store Book Club Discussion of Faceless Killers by Henning Mankell. Becci West, Manager, will lead the discussion of Faceless Killers. ABOUT THE BOOK: From the dean of Scandinavian noir, the first riveting installment in the internationally bestselling and universally acclaimed Kurt Wallander series, the basis for the PBS series staring Kenneth Branagh. It was a senselessly violent crime: on a cold...
11/30/2017 - 7:00PM
EVENT OVERVIEW: Khizr Khan will Present for his New Hardcover An American Family: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice. This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & IRC International Relations Council of Kansas City. ABOUT KHIZR KHAN: Khizr Khan was born in 1950, the eldest of ten children, to farming parents in Gujranwala, a city in rural Pakistan. He moved to the United States with his wife, Ghazala, in 1980. The couple became American...
12/01/2017 - 7:00PM
EVENT OVERVIEW: Astronaut Scott Kelly will give a Multimedia Presentation of his New Hardcover Endurance: My Year in Space, a Lifetime of Discovery. This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering & Technology. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Scott Kelly is a former Military Fighter Pilot and Test Pilot, an Engineer, a Retired Astronaut, and a Retired U.S. Navy Captain. A Veteran of four space flights, Kelly Commanded the...
12/04/2017 - 7:00PM
EVENT OVERVIEW: Deb Perelman, New York Times Bestselling Author will Present her New Hardcover Cookbook Smitten Kitchen Every Day: Triumphant & Unfussy New Favorites. ABOUT DEB PERELMAN: 11 Years ago, Deb Perelman started SmittenKitchen.com to collect her favorite recipes. Since then, she has built a community of avid fans who rely on her recipes and her responsiveness in the comment section. She also has had two children, Published The...
12/05/2017 - 7:00PM
EVENT OVERVIEW: Caroline Fraser will Present her New Hardcover Prairie Fires: The American Dreams of Laura Ingalls Wilder. ABOUT CAROLINE FRASER: Caroline Fraser is the Editor of the Library of America Edition of Laura Ingalls Wilder's Little House Books, and the Author of Rewilding the World and God's Perfect Child. Her writing has appeared in The New York Review of Books, The New Yorker, The Atlantic, The Los Angeles Times, and The London Review of Books...