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Mystery Book Club Discusses A Lonely Place by Dorothy B. Hughes

06/25/2018 - 6:30PM

EVENT OVERVIEW AND FORMAT:  Rainy Day Books will Present an In-Store Book Club Discussion of A Lonely Place by Dorothy Hughes.  Becci West, Manager, will lead the discussion of A Lonely Place. ABOUT THE BOOK: A classic California noir with a feminist twist, this prescient 1947 novel exposed misogyny in post-World War II American society, making it far ahead of its time. Los Angeles in the late 1940s is a city of promise and prosperity, but not for former fighter pilot Dix...

Rainy Day Books Book Club Discussion of Saints for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan

07/09/2018 - 6:30PM

EVENT OVERVIEW AND FORMAT:  Rainy Day Books will Present a Book Club Discussion of Saints for All Occasions by J. Courtney Sullivan. Mary McBride, Bookseller will discuss Saints for All Occasions in detail with the Attendees. ABOUT THE BOOK:  A sweeping, unforgettable novel from The New York Times best-selling author of Maine, about the hope, sacrifice, and love between two sisters and the secret that drives them apart. Nora and Theresa Flynn are...

Thomas Frank will present Rendezvous with Oblivion: Reports from a Sinking Society

07/17/2018 - 6:30PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Thomas Frank will Present his New Hardcover Rendezvous with Oblivion: Reports from a Sinking Society. ABOUT THE AUTHOR:  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 Salon.  He lives outside Washington, D.C. ABOUT THE NEW BOOK:...

Rachel Devlin will present A Girl Stands at the Door: The Generation of Young Women Who Desegregated America's Schools

07/18/2018 - 6:30PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Rachel Devlin will Present her New Hardcover A Girl Stands at the Door: The Generation of Young Women Who Desegregated America's Schools. ABOUT THE AUTHOR:  Rachel Devlin is an Associate Professor of History at Rutgers University.  She lives in Brooklyn, New York. ABOUT THE NEW BOOK:  A new history of School Desegregation in America, revealing how girls and women led the fight for interracial education. The struggle to desegregate America's...

Daniel Silva will Present his New Hardcover Thriller ~ The Other Woman ~ featuring Gabriel Allon

07/20/2018 - 3:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Daniel Silva, New York Times Bestselling Author will Present his New Hardcover Thriller The Other Woman, the 18th adventure in his Internationally Bestselling Spy Thriller Series featuring Gabriel Allon.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Mid-Continent Public Library. ABOUT DANIEL SILVA:   Daniel Silva is the award-winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Unlikely Spy, The Mark of the Assassin, The...

Beatriz Williams will Present her New Hardcover Novel ~ The Summer Wives

07/23/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Beatriz Williams, New York Times Bestselling Author, will Present her New Hardcover Novel The Summer Wives.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Mid-Continent Public Library. ABOUT BEATRIZ WILLIAMS:  Beatriz Williams, A graduate of Stanford University with an MBA from Columbia, spent several Years in New York and London hiding her early attempts at fiction, first on company laptops as a communications strategy...

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

08/08/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Colleen Hoover, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author 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...

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...

William Kent Krueger will Present his New Hardcover ~ Desolation Mountain: A Cork O'Connor Mystery

09/24/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  William Kent Krueger, New York Times Bestselling Author will Present his New Hardcover  Desolation Mountain: A Cork O'Connor Mystery.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Mid-Continent Public Library. ABOUT WILLIAM KENT KRUEGER:  William Kent Krueger is the award-winning author of seventeen previous Cork O'Connor novels, including Tamarack County and Windigo Island, as well as the novel Ordinary Grace, winner of the...

Kyle Mills will Present his New Hardcover ~ Red War: A Mitch Rapp Novel

10/01/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Kyle Mills, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author will be In Conversation with Vivien Jennings, Founder & President of Rainy Day Books about his New Hardcover Thriller Red War: A Mitch Rapp Novel.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Mid-Continent Public Library. ABOUT KYLE MILLS:  Kyle Mills is the #1 New York Times Bestselling Author of 15 political thrillers, including The Survivor for Vince...

Alexander McCall Smith will Present his New Hardcover ~ The Colors of All the Cattle: A No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Mystery

11/13/2018 - 7:00PM

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Alexander McCall Smith, New York Times Bestselling Author will Present his New Hardcover The Colors of All the Cattle: A No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency Mystery. This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Mid-Continent Public Library. ABOUT ALEXANDER MCCALL SMITH: Alexander McCall Smith is the author of the No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency novels and a number of other series and stand-alone books. His works have been translated...

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