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Kathleen Rooney will Present her New Softcover Novel ~ Lillian Boxfish Takes A Walk

04/23/2018 - 6:30PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Kathleen Rooney, National Indie Bestselling Author will Present her New Softcover Novel Lillian Boxfish Takes A Walk, perfect for Book Clubs! ABOUT THE AUTHOR:  Kathleen Rooney is a Founding Editor of Rose Metal Press and a Founding Member of Poems While You Wait.  She has been recognized as one of Newcity Lit's "Lit 50: Who Really Books in Chicago 2016."  Her precious work includes Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction, and has appeared...

John Connolly will Present his Hardcover Novel ~ He, at a special sneak preview Event

04/26/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  John Connolly, Internationally Bestselling Author will join us for a Special Preview Book Event for his New Hardcover He, including a Screening of Laurel & Hardy Short Films followed by an Author Q&A and Author Meet & Greet Booksigning!  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Glenwood Arts Theatre (Fine Arts Group). ABOUT THE NOVEL HE:  John Connolly recreates the Golden Age of Hollywood in this moving...

Keegan Allen will Present his New Hardcover ~ Hollywood: Photos and Stories from Foreverland

04/27/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Keegan Allen, Bestselling Author, Actor, Musician & Photographer will Present his New Hardcover Hollywood: Photos and Stories from Foreverland, and Meet & Greet Fans. ABOUT KEEGAN ALLEN:  Keegan Allen is a Bestselling Author, Actor, Musician & Photographer.  He has starred in Freeform's Pretty Little Liars since 2010 and is the National Bestselling Author of the Photographic Journal life.love.beauty.  In 2017 he Published ...

Clemantine Wamariya will be In Conversation about her New Hardcover ~ The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A Story of War and What Comes After

05/02/2018 - 6:30PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Clemantine Wamariya will be In Conversation about her New Hardcover written with Elizabeth Weil, Co-Author of The Girl Who Smiled Beads: A Story of War and What Comes After.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Women's Foundation of Greater Kansas City. Clemantine Wamariya is a Member of the Board of Women For Women International, and has spoken at the Forbes for Women Summit. “Clemantine Wamariya has written a defining,...

Paula McLain will present her new Hardcover Novel ~ Love and Ruin

05/08/2018 - 7:30PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Paula McLain, The New York Times Bestselling Author of The Paris Wife will Present her New Hardcover Novel Love and Ruin.  This Event is Co-Sponsored by Rainy Day Books & Girl Scouts of NE Kansas and NW Missouri. ABOUT PAULA MCLAIN:  Paula McLain is The New York Times Bestselling Author of these Novels: Circling the Sun, The Paris Wife, and A Ticket to Ride, the Memoir Like Family: Growing Up in Other People's Houses, and 2 Collections...

Denise Kiernan will present The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation's Largest Home

05/09/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Denise Kiernan, New York Times Bestselling Author will Present her New Softcover The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation's Largest Home.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Mid-Continent Public Library. ABOUT DENISE KIERNAN:  Denise Kiernan's previous Book, The Girls of Atomic City, is a New York Times, Los Angeles Times, and NPR Bestseller , and was named one of Amazon...

Grace Bonney will Celebrate the Launch of her New Journal ~ Good Company: The Community Issue

05/16/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Grace Bonney will be In Conversation for her Newest Softcover Good Company: The Community Issue.  Admission Packages to this Event include One Softcover of Good Company and a Special Edition Tote Bag.  If you are hearing impaired and need a sign language interpreter, please let us know! ABOUT THE MAGAZINE:  Inspired by the success of her Newest Hardcover, In the Company of Women: Inspiration and Advice from Over 100 Makers, Artists, and...

James & Deborah Fallows will present Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America

05/21/2018 - 6:30PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  James & Deborah Fallows will Present their New Hardcover Our Towns: A 100,000-Mile Journey Into the Heart of America. This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & The Kansas City Public Library. ABOUT THE AUTHORS:  JAMES FALLOWS has been a national correspondent for The Atlantic for more than thirty-five years, reporting from China, Japan, Southeast Asia, Europe, and across the United States. He is the author of eleven...

Jenny Milchman, Author of Wicked River is the Special Guest at Rainy Day Books Mystery Book Club!

05/21/2018 - 6:30PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Jenny Milchman will discuss her New Mystery Softcover Novel Wicked River.  This Event will be the May Meeting of Rainy Day Books Mystery Book Club, led by Becci West, Manager. ABOUT THE AUTHOR:  Jenny Milchman is an Award-Winning, critically acclaimed novelist from the Hudson River Valley of New York State. Her debut novel, Cover of Snow, won the Mary Higgins Clark Award for best suspense novel of 2013, and her followup novels, Ruin Falls and As...

Mark Bittman, Award-Winning Food Writer will be In Conversation at a SPECIAL EVENT!

05/23/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Rainy Day Books & Harvesters Community Food Network invite you to an Evening In Conversation with Mark Bittman.  Throughout his career Mark Bittman has striven for the same goal: to make food, in all its aspects, understandable. This Event will be Mark's Food for Thought and will also Celebrate the Hardcover Publication of How to Grill Everything: Simple Recipes for Great Flame-Cooked Food.  This Event is Co-Sponsored by Rainy Day Books & ...

Jon Meacham will Present his New Hardcover ~ The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels

05/24/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Jon Meacham, New York Times Bestselling Author & Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author will be In Conversation with David Von Drehle about Jon's New Hardcover The Soul of America: The Battle for Our Better Angels.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Truman Library Institute. ABOUT JON MEACHAM:  Jon Meacham is a Pulitzer Prize-Winning Presidential Historian.  A Contributing Writer for The New York...

Mary Kay Andrews will present her new Hardcover Novel ~ The High Tide Club

05/24/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Mary Kay Andrews, New York Times Bestselling Author will Present her New Hardcover Novel The High Tide Club.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Mid-Continent Public Library. ABOUT MARY KAY ANDREWS:  Mary Kay Andrews is The New York Times bestselling author of The Beach House Cookbook, The Weekenders, Beach Town, Save the Date, Ladies' Night, Christmas Bliss, Spring Fever, Summer Rental, The Fixer Upper, Deep Dish,...

SOLD OUT! James Comey will Present his New Hardcover ~ A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership

05/25/2018 - 7:30PM

SOLD OUT EVENT OVERVIEW:  James Comey, Former Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) will Present his New Hardcover Memoir A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership. On November 11, 2017, President Donald Trump called James Comey, Former Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director a political hack "proven now to be a liar."  Comey responded by quoting from an 1855 sermon by the Rev. Charles Haddon Spurgeon: "If you want truth to go round the...

Jake Tapper Meet & Greet celebrating his New Hardcover ~ The Hellfire Club

06/02/2018 - 3:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Jake Tapper will celebrate the publication of his New Hardcover Novel The Hellfire Club. ABOUT THE AUTHOR:  CNN anchor and Chief Washington Correspondent Jake Tapper joined the network in January 2013. The Lead with Jake Tapper, his one-hour weekday program, debuted in March 2013. Tapper was named host of the network's Sunday morning show, State of the Union, in June 2015. Tapper has been a widely respected reporter in the nation's capital for more than 14 years....

Lisa Ko will Present her new Softcover Novel ~ The Leavers

06/04/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Lisa Ko will Present her New Softcover Novel The Leavers. This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Mid-Continent Public Library. ABOUT LISA KO:  Lisa Ko's fiction has appeared in Best American Short Stories 2016, Apogee Journal, Narrative, Copper Nickel, the Asian Pacific American Journal, and elsewhere. She has been awarded fellowships and residencies from the New York Foundation for the Arts, the MacDowell Colony, the...

Colleen Hoover will present her new Softcover Novel ~ All Your Perfects

08/08/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Colleen Hoover will Present her New Softcover Novel All Your Perfects.   ABOUT COLLEEN HOOVER:  Colleen Hoover is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Slammed, Point of Retreat, This Girl, Hopeless, Losing Hope, Finding Cinderella, Maybe Someday, Maybe Not, Ugly Love, Confess, November 9, It Ends with Us, and Without Merit. She has won the Goodreads Choice Award for Best Romance three years in a row--for Confess (2015), It Ends with Us (2016), and...

Kristan Higgins will present her new Softcover novel ~ Good Luck with That

08/13/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Kristan Higgins, New York Times Bestselling Author will Present her New Softcover Novel Good Luck with That.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Mid-Continent Public Library. ABOUT KRISTAN HIGGINS:  Kristan Higgins is The New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of nearly twenty novels, which have been translated into more than two dozen languages and have sold millions of copies worldwide. She lives in...

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