Posts Tagged Elizabeth Gilbert

September Boston-area Book Readings of Note


Christopher Moore
Secondhand Souls
Brookline Booksmith
At Coolidge Corner Theatre
Wednesday, September 2 at 6pm

read my interview with Christopher Moore


Jill Bialosky
The Prize
Harvard Book Store
Thursday, September 10 at 7pm

girl waits with gun

Amy Stewart
Girl Waits with Gun
Harvard Book Store
Friday, September 11 at 7pm

art of memoir

Mary Karr
The Art of Memoir
Monday, September 14 at 6pm
Harvard Book Store at Brattle Theatre


Ann Beattie
The State We’re In: Maine Stories
Harvard Book Store
Tuesday, September 15 at 7pm

marriage of opposites

Alice Hoffman
The Marriage of Opposites
Newtonville Books
Thursday, September 17 at 7pm


Salman Rushdie
Two Years Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights
Harvard Book Store at First Parish Church
Monday, September 21 at 7pm

last september

Nina de Gramont
The Last September
Porter Square Books
Monday, September 21 at 7pm

fates and furies

Lauren Groff
Fates and Furies
Harvard Book Store
Tuesday, September 22 at 7pm


J. Shoshanna Ehrlich
Regulating Desire
Harvard Book Store
Friday, September 25 at 3pm


Elizabeth Gilbert
Big Magic
Harvard Book Store
Friday, September 25 at 7pm


Michael I. Bennett, MD and Sarah Bennett
F*ck Feelings: One Shrink’s Practical Advice for Manageing All Life’s Impossible Challenges
Brookline Booksmith
Tuesday, September 29 at 7pm


Jojo Moyes
After You
Brookline Booksmith
Wednesday, September 30 at 7pm

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Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction– Longlist

previously known as the Orange Prize for Fiction – “celebrates excellence, originality and accessibility in women’s writing from throughout the world.”



Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – Americanah

madd adam

Margaret Atwood – MaddAddam


Suzanne Berne – The Dogs of Littlefield

shadow of

Fatima Bhutto – The Shadow of the Crescent Moon

the bear

Claire Cameron – The Bear— read– ***/5

eleven days

Lea Carpenter – Eleven Days


M.J. Carter – The Strangler Vine


Eleanor Catton – The Luminaries

reasons she goes

Deborah Kay Davies – Reasons She Goes to the Woods


Elizabeth Gilbert – The Signature of All Things

Burial Rites

Hannah Kent – Burial Rites

flame throwers

Rachel Kushner – The Flamethrowers— read */5


Jhumpa Lahiri – The Lowland— read *****/5


Audrey Magee – The Undertaking


Eimear McBride – A Girl Is A Half-Formed Thing

almost english

Charlotte Mendelson – Almost English

still life

Anna Quindlen – Still Life with Bread Crumbs


Elizabeth Strout – The Burgess Boys— read ****/5


Donna Tartt – The Goldfinch

All the Birds Singing

Evie Wyld – All The Birds, Singing

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