Many on the NC coast owe a debt to the man in this book. Find out how a scientific outsider came up with a revolutionary theory of light and has saved untold numbers of lives when Theresa Levitt visits on Sunday, December 29, at 3 p.m. She shares the fascinating and very readable A Short Bright Flash: Augustin Fresnel and the Birth of the Modern Lighthouse. Beautifully elegant, sleek, and life saving - an excellent combination in a lens.
Bad Kitty author Nick Bruel returns with Bad Kitty Drawn to Trouble on Thursday, January 9 at 7 p.m. Whether you're a Bad Kitty fan or want to learn a bit more about telling your own stories, Nick and Kitty are ready to take you on a wacky writing (and drawing) tour. Great writing advice and laugh-out-loud fun with Bad K. Ages 6+.
Her The Secret Life of Bees is beloved. Sue Monk Kidd returns on Tuesday, January 14, at 7 p.m. with her new novel, The Invention of Wings. Inspired by the abolitionist Grimke sisters of 1830s Charleston, this is a novel of hope, daring, and the quest for freedom. Sue Monk Kidd's program is at Jones Chapel at Meredith College. Doors open at 6 p.m. Purchase ticket below.
Signing Line Ticket Event: Admission and signing line ticket is free with purchase of The Invention of Wings from QRB. Admission-only ticket is $5. The program will be at Meredith College's Jones Chapel. Doors open at 6 p.m. Click here for a map of Meredith College. Meredith College is just a few minutes from our store.
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