— F e a t u r e d E v e n t s — Colorado Matters Mary Doria Russell Thomas McGuane at the Tattered Monday, March 16, 7:00 pm, Monday, March 30, 7:00 pm, Cynthia Swanson Colfax Avenue Douglas County Library, Tuesday, March 3, 7:00 pm, Mary Doria Russell, the bestselling, award- James H. LaRue Branch Colfax Avenue winning author of The Sparrow, will read The Douglas County Library joins us in from and sign her highly anticipated new presenting critically acclaimed author Colorado Public Radio joins us in novel Epitaph ($27.99 Ecco). An American Thomas McGuane reading from and presenting local author Cynthia Iliad, this richly detailed and meticulously signing his new collection of stories Crow Swanson, in conversation with Colorado researched historical novel continues the Fair ($25.95 Knopf). This event is free but Matters host Ryan Warner, to discuss her story she began in Doc, following Wyatt registration is required. Visit our website to debut novel The Bookseller ($25.00 Earp and Doc Holliday to Tombstone, find a library registration link. Books will be HarperCollins). A provocative and Arizona, and to the gunfight at the O.K. available for sale at the event for the booksiging. hauntingly powerful novel reminiscent Corral. At its heart is the woman behind This book is our Autographed Book Collector’s of the film Sliding Doors, The Bookseller the myth: Josephine Sarah Marcus, who Club selection for March. Members follows Kitty, a bookshop owner in the loved Wyatt Earp for almost half a century enjoy the privilege of owning many 1960s, who must reconcile her reality and who carefully chipped away at the truth valuable signed first editions. For with the tantalizing alternate world of until she had crafted the heroic legend that information on joining, visit tatteredcover.com her dreams. would become her husband’s epitaph. and click on Explore the Shelves.
Tattered Cover Film Series Another Mother Runner: Triumphs, Atlantic Council. Metzl will read from, Sunday, March 1, 2:00 pm, Trials, Tips, and Tricks from the Road discuss and sign his thrilling new novel ($14.99 Andrews McMeel), which she co- Genesis Code ($24.95 Arcade Publishing), Sie FilmCenter authored with Sarah Bowen Shea. which deals with issues of human genetic UCD’s College of Arts & Media, KUNC enhancement in the 91.5, and the Sie FilmCenter join us in Jamie Metzl context of a future US- presenting this exploration of the world of Monday, March 2, 7:00 pm, China rivalry. classic movies, hosted by film critic Howie Movshovitz. This month we’ll screen the Historic LoDo 1974 Louis Malle classic Lacombe, Lucien. Jamie Metzl is Senior Advisor Tickets are $1.00, and are available one hour to a New York-based global before the screening from the box office. investment firm and a Senior Fellow of the Dimity McDowell Monday, March 2, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue A dedicated runner, local author Dimity McDowell writes regularly about sports and fitness for a range of magazines, including Runner’s World and ESPN: The Magazine. McDowell will discuss and sign her new book Tales from Bringing People & Books Together since 1971 Colfax Avenue 303-322-7727 • Historic LoDo 303-436-1070 • Highlands Ranch 303-470-7050 Visit us at Union Station and Denver International Airport • 24 hours a day at www.tatteredcovercom Colorado Matters ($26.95 Dutton). In her new book, Active Minds Lecture: Chiaverini imagines the inner life of Julia at the Tattered Grant, beloved as a Civil War general’s wife The Panama Canal Cynthia Swanson and the First Lady, yet who grappled with Tuesday, March 10, 12:30 pm, Tuesday, March 3, 7:00 pm, a profound and complex relationship with Colfax Avenue Colfax Avenue the slave who was her namesake—until she One hundred years after the opening of Please see front page for event information. forged a proud identity of her own. the Panama Canal, this major trade route is set for a historic expansion. The original Stacy Robinson Dr. Allen Bowling construction of the canal is an incredible Friday, March 6, 7:00 pm, engineering triumph, as well as a story of Wednesday, March 4, 7:00 pm, challenge and conflict. Join Active Minds Colfax Avenue Colfax Avenue Allen Bowling, MD, PhD, is Physician as we discuss the creation of the Panama Local author Stacy Robinson will read from Canal, the role of the United States in its and sign her new novel Surface ($15.00 Associate at the Colorado Neurological Institute (CNI). He is also Clinical Professor origins, and its continued importance to Kensington Publishing). In this powerfully global commerce. written and insightful novel, Robinson of Neurology at the University of Colorado. explores the consequences of flawed Dr. Bowling has more than 100 lay and professional publications, including five Tim Johnston choices, the complex nature of betrayal and Tuesday, March 10, 7:00 pm, forgiveness—and the intriguing possibility books on MS. In honor of MS Awareness of second acts. “I can’t remember the last Month, Dr. Bowling will discuss and sign his Colfax Avenue time I devoured a book so eagerly. From new book Optimal Health with Multiple Prize-winning, critically acclaimed author the first page, readers will want to dig Sclerosis: A Guide to Integrating Tim Johnston will read from and sign his deeper and deeper beneath the Surface Lifestyle, Alternative, and Conventional debut novel Descent ($25.95 Algonquin to discover the secrets of the Montgomery Medicine ($24.95 Demos Health). Books). Written with a precision that family. Magnificent!” —Elin Hilderbrand, captures every emotion, every moment of New York Times bestselling author of The John Boyne fear, as each member of a family searches for Matchmaker and Winter Street Saturday, March 7, 2:00 pm, answers after one goes missing, Descent is Colfax Avenue a perfectly crafted thriller that races like Andrea Pakieser John Boyne, the author whose acclaimed an avalanche toward its heart-pounding books include The Boy in the Striped conclusion, and heralds the arrival of Wednesday, March 4, 7:00 pm, a master storyteller. “Johnston has a Historic LoDo Pajamas, will read from and sign his new novel A History of Loneliness ($26.00 poet’s eye for the majestic and forbidding Leda Rafanelli (1880–1971) was one of nature of the Rockies, and a sociologist’s the most prolific propagandists in early FS&G). “The complex architecture of this haunting novel is seamlessly constructed. understanding of how people act under twentieth century Italy. She began working pressure. He also has a knack for creating as a typesetter in her teens, and went on to No writer today handles guilt with as much depth and sadness as John Boyne. This is characters that the reader will come to found and run several publishing houses. care about . . . Combining domestic drama Her own body of work included scores of John Boyne’s most important novel, and of vital importance to Irish history; it is also a with wilderness adventure, Johnston has novels, pamphlets, short stories, children’s created a hybrid novel that is as emotionally books, essays, and poems. A comrade of gripping story, one no reader can put down until its devastating ending.” —John Irving satisfying as it is viscerally exciting.” — Benito Mussolini before he was a fascist, Publishers Weekly, starred review she converted to both anarchism and Book Club Happy Hour Islam at the age of twenty, a combination Monday, March 9, 6:00 pm, Cat Warren characteristic of her iconoclastic approach Wednesday, March 11, 7:00 pm, to life and politics. Writer and translator Colfax Avenue Andrea Pakieser will discuss and sign her With so many great books being published, Colfax Avenue new biography of Rafanelli, I Belong Only it can be difficult to decide what to read with Cat Warren is a university professor with an to Myself: The Life and Writings of your book club. We have the perfect solution admittedly odd hobby: She and her German Leda Rafanelli ($16.95 AK Press). for this admittedly good problem to have— shepherd have spent the last seven years Book Club Happy Hour! Join us as Tattered searching for the dead. Solo is a cadaver Jennifer Chiaverini Cover staff members and a publisher’s sales dog. What started as a way to harness Solo’s representative offer their favorite choices unruly energy and enthusiasm soon became Thursday, March 5, 7:00 pm, a calling that introduced Warren to the Colfax Avenue for book club reading and discussing. Find out what other book clubs are reading and hidden and fascinating universe of working Jennifer Chiaverini, the New York Times mingle while enjoying wine and light dogs, their handlers, and their trainers. bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln’s refreshments. There is no cost to attend, Warren will discuss and sign her fascinating Dressmaker and Mrs. Lincoln’s Rival, but reservations are required. Please call new book What the Dog Knows: The will read from and sign her new historical 303-322-1965 ext. 2739 to make a reservation. Science and Wonder of Working Dogs novel Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule ($16.00 Touchstone Books).
How to Order Autographed Books: Although we cannot make any guarantees, we always try to get extra books signed by our many visiting authors. If you can’t attend an author appearance, but would like to purchase a signed copy of the author’s book, please call one of our stores and ask for assistance or e-mail us at [email protected]. All events are subject to changes beyond our control. For complete and up-to-date information visit our web site at www.tatteredcover.com. Visit us on Twitter, Facebook, Between the Covers (our blog on BlogSpot), GoodReads, YouTube, Jonathan Waldman Joshua Ferris Queen’s University Belfast (Northern Ireland) and the University of Sussex Thursday, March 12, 7:00 pm, Saturday, March 14, 2:00 pm, (England). Hicks, whose first novelThe Colfax Avenue Colfax Avenue Commandant of Lubizec was published It has been called “the great destroyer” and Joshua Ferris’s previous books include The to great critical acclaim in 2014, will read “the evil.” The Pentagon refers to it as “the Unnamed and Then We Came to the End, from and sign The Collector of Names pervasive menace.” It destroys cars, fells which was a finalist for the National Book ($15.00 Schaffner Press), his first collection bridges, sinks ships, sparks house fires, and Award and received the PEN/Hemingway of stories. “In Patrick Hicks’ vision, death nearly brought down the Statue of Liberty. Award. His fiction has appeared in The is the ultimate bully. These extraordinary Rust costs America more than $400 billion New Yorker, Granta, Tin House, and The stories look violence and pain in the eye, per year—more than all other natural Best American Short Stories. Ferris will read wonder how they might be erased —and disasters combined. In a thrilling drama from and sign the new paperback edition then leave them, to deftly reveal, as if by of man versus nature, journalist Jonathan of his critically acclaimed novel To Rise magic, the restorative power of human Waldman traveled from Key West, Florida, Again at a Decent Hour ($16.00 Back Bay love.” —Kent Myers, author of The Work to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, to meet the Books), which was shortlisted for the Man of Wolves and Twisted Tree colorful and often reclusive people who Booker Prize. At once laugh-out-loud funny are fighting our mightiest and unlikeliest about the absurdities of the modern world, Gail Carriger enemy. Waldman will join us to discuss and and indelibly profound about the eternal Thursday, March 19, 7:00 pm, sign his fascinating new book Rust: The questions of the meaning of life, love and Longest War ($26.95 Simon & Schuster). truth, this novel is a deeply moving and Colfax Avenue constantly surprising tour de force. New York Times Bestselling author Gail Karyl McBride Carriger writes comedic steampunk mixed Mary Doria Russell with urbane fantasy. Carriger’s The Parasol Thursday, March 12, 7:00 pm, Protectorate series begins with Soulless Historic LoDo Monday, March 16, 7:00 pm, which won the ALA’s Alex Award and Dr. Karyl McBride, author of the bestseller Colfax Avenue has been turned into a graphic novel and Will I Ever Be Good Enough? Healing Please see front page for event information. optioned for TV. Her young adult Finishing the Daughters of Narcissistic Mothers, School series begins with Etiquette & will discuss and sign Will I Ever Be Lynne Truss Espionage and follows the exploits of Free of You: How to Navigate a High- Wednesday, March 18, 7:00 pm, Sophronia, a young woman who discovers Conflict Divorce from a Narcissist and Colfax Avenue her dreaded lady’s seminary is a great deal Heal Your Family ($25.00 Atria Books). Lynne Truss is the author of the New York more than expected. Carriger will read In her new book, Dr. McBride draws on her Times bestselling books Eats, Shoots & from and sign Prudence ($20.00 Orbit), expertise in treating children and partners Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to the first book in her new Custard Protocol damaged by narcissists in this practical new Punctuation and Talk to the Hand: The series, in which Rue and her crack (or guide to divorce and its aftermath. Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World possibly cracked) dirigible crew get into trouble around the Empire on behalf of the Lauren Oliver Today, or, Six Good Reasons to Stay at Home and Bolt the Door. Her children’s queen, country, and tea. Friday, March 13, 7:00 pm, book Eats, Shoots & Leaves: Why, Colfax Avenue Commas Really Do Make a Difference Brandon Mull Lauren Oliver, the bestselling author whose was a New York Times children’s bestseller, Friday, March 20, 7:00 pm, books include Rooms (adult), Liesel & and a Book Sense Book of the Year Honor Colfax Avenue Po (young readers), and Before I Fall, Book. Truss will read from and sign her new Brandon Mull is the author of the Panic, Pandemonium, Delirium, and novel Cat Out of Hell ($24.95 Melville bestselling Beyonders and Fablehaven series, Requiem (teen), will read from and sign House), a mesmerizing and hilarious tale as well as the beloved Five Kingdoms and her new novel for teen readers Vanishing of cats and murder. Candy Shop Wars series. Mull will read from Girls ($18.99 HarperCollins). Dara and and sign his new book Crystal Keepers Nick used to be inseparable, but that was Patrick Hicks ($17.99 Aladdin), the third book in the Five before the accident that left Dara’s beautiful Wednesday, March 18, 7:00 pm, Kingdoms series. Trapped in a world where face scarred and the two sisters totally Historic LoDo magic is powerful and dreams are real, Cole estranged. When Dara vanishes on her Patrick Hicks is a novelist, poet, and Randolph ventures to a new kingdom as he birthday, Nick thinks Dara is just playing writer of short stories, whose work has continues his search for his friends—and around. But another girl, nine-year-old been published widely in major literary also pursues his quest to mend what has Madeline Snow, has vanished, too, and journals across the United States, Britain gone awry with the magic in The Outskirts. Nick becomes increasingly convinced that and Ireland. A native Minnesotan, Hicks Can he overcome the challenges ahead, the two disappearances are linked. In this has lived abroad for many years and or will he be stranded forever in a world edgy and compelling novel, Oliver creates a holds advanced degrees in literature from between reality and imagination? world of intrigue, loss, and suspicion.
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Traver will read from and sign her location, excluding the airport stores. Seating postwar East Berlin, a city caught between debut novel Duplicity ($18.99 Thomas for the presentation will be “open seating,” and political idealism and the harsh realities of Dunne), which features a computer- available on a first-come, first-served basis. Soviet occupation. Filled with intrigue, and hacking teen, the girl who wants to save the moral ambiguity of conflicted loyalties, him, and a rogue mirror reflection that Rocky Mountain Land Series Joseph Kanon’s new novel is a compelling might be the death of them both. Alexandra Witze thriller and a love story that brings a Debut author Susan Adrian will read from shadowy period of history vividly to life. and sign Tunnel Vision ($18.99 Griffin), & Jeff Kanipe a young adult thriller with psychic spies, Thursday, March 26, 7:00 pm, Thomas McGuane graveyard chases, Call of Duty, Buffy and Colfax Avenue Monday, March 30, 7:00 pm, Veronica Mars references, and a stubborn Colorado authors Alexandra Witze and Jeff Douglas County Library little sister you’ll wish you had, even if you Kanipe will discuss and sign their new book Please see front page for event information. are an 18-year-old boy. Island on Fire: The Extraordinary Story Poetry Open Mic of a Forgotten Volcano That Changed the Warren Hammond World ($26.95 Pegasus). The 1783 eruption Tuesday, March 31, 7:00 pm, Monday, March 23, 7:00 pm; of Laki is one of history’s great untold natural sign up to read beginning at 6:30 pm, disasters. The Icelandic volcano spewed Colfax Avenue Colfax Avenue out a poisonous fog for eight months, but Denver writer Warren Hammond is the its effects lingered across Europe for years. author of three books in the KOP series— Page to the Stage: Island on Fire is the story not only of a KOP, Ex-KOP, and KOP Killer—which volcano but also of the people whose lives were hailed by The Denver Post as “an DCPA Broadway addictively readable mix of hard-boiled Tuesday, March 24, 12:00 noon, it changed It is the story, too, of modern volcanology and the history and potential of detective and science fiction.” Hammond Colfax Avenue supervolcanoes around the world. And in the will read from and sign the first book Join us for this month’s Page to Stage, when wake of the 2010 eruption of Eyjafjallajökull, in his new science fiction series Tides DCPA Broadway Executive Director John which closed European air space, it looks of Maritinia ($6.99 HarperVoyage). Ekeberg joins arts journalist John Moore, at how events might transpire should Laki Maritinia is at the far edge of the Empire, former theatre critic for The Denver Post, erupt again. a planet with little economic value in the to talk about the newly announced 2015- Sire’s sphere of influence —and it has just 16 season. Cory Doctorow rebelled. Active Minds Lecture: Thursday, March 26, 7:00 pm, Tattered Cover Book Clubs Malcolm X Historic LoDo > Everyone is welcome! Award winning science fiction author, Tuesday, March 24, 5:00 pm, activist, blogger and journalist Cory LoDo Book Club Colfax Avenue Doctorow will join us to discuss and Monday, March 2, 6:00 pm, Historic LoDo As we mark 50 years since the death of sign all of his books including the Oryx and Crake by Margaret Atwood Malcolm X this past February, join Active recent Homeland ($10.95 Tor Books), Travel Lovers’ Book Club Minds for a review of the life and legacy of Information Doesn’t Want to Be Free Monday, March 9, 5:30 pm, Colfax Avenue this controversial civil rights leader. ($22.00 McSweeney’s Books), and In Europe on 5 Wrong Turns a Day by Real Life ($17.99 First Second). The Douglas S. Mack Gretchen Rubin co-editor of Boing Boing, he is the former Wednesday, March 25, 7:00 pm, European director of the Electronic Journal Keepers Colfax Avenue Frontier Foundation adn co-founded the Wednesday, March 18, Gretchen Rubin, author of the blockbuster UK Open Rights Group. 10:00 am, Highlands Ranch New York Times bestsellers, The Happiness Musical Family Friday Night Third Thursday Book Group Project and Happier at Home, has helped Friday, March 27, 6:00 pm, Thursday, March 19, 7:00 pm, Colfax Avenue millions of readers to get happier. Rubin Boys in the Boat by Daniel James will discuss and sign her new book Better Colfax Avenue
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