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Observable Readings: Tiana Clark and Amber Flora Thomas

Mon., Feb. 4, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
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The Observable Reading Series on February 4 will feature Tiana Clark and Amber Flora Thomas. Brought to you by St. Louis Poetry Center, the Observable Series welcomes poets to Dressel’s Public House (CWE). Reading begins at 7:30 p.m. in the upstairs loft of the restaurant. Free, Suggested $5 donation at the door

http://stlouispoetrycenter.org/observable/
Dressel's (map)
419 N. Euclid Ave.
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-361-1060

Celebrity Storytime with Jessie Sima

Sat., Feb. 9, 10:30 a.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@Left-bank.com
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Join us for a special Valentine's Day themed Celebrity Storytime with author and illustrator Jessie Sima, who will read from and sign copies of her new picture book, "Love, Z"! When a small robot named Z discovers a message in a bottle signed “Love, Beatrice,” they decide to find out what “love” means. Unable to get an answer from the other robots, they leave to embark on an adventure that will lead them to Beatrice—and back home again, where love was hiding all along. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/jessie-sima
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Chris Wilson

Tue., Feb. 19, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes social entrepreneur, mentor, and public speaker Chris Wilson, who will sign and discuss his new book, "The Master Plan: My Journey from Life in Prison to a Life of Purpose," with Jeff Smith! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The Master Plan" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. "The Master Plan" is the inspiring, instructive, and ultimately triumphant memoir of a man who used hard work and a Master Plan to turn a life sentence into a second chance. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/chris-wilson

Vedran Husić

Thu., Feb. 21, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes award-winning author and University of Missouri PhD candidate Vedran Husić, who will sign and discuss his short story collection, "Basements and Other Museums"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Basements and Other Museums" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Winner of the St. Lawrence Book Award from Black Lawrence Press and longlisted for the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction, "Basements and Other Museums" cycles in and out of the tumultuous history of the Balkans, where Vedran Husić was born. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/vedran-husic
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Eliot Sappingfield

Mon., Feb. 25, 4 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes Missouri author Eliot Sappingfield for an after-school signing and discussion of his new middle grade novel, "The Unspeakable Unknown"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The Unspeakable Unknown" or "A Problematic Paradox" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Guardians of the Galaxy meets The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy in this wild, warm-hearted, hilarious companion to "A Problematic Paradox." Nikola Kross' father was kidnapped by evil extraterrestrials, and now it’s up to Nikola and her friends to find and rescue him. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/eliot-sappingfield
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Kyle Swenson

Mon., Feb. 25, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes award-winning investigative journalist Kyle Swenson, who will sign and discuss his new book, "Good Kids, Bad City: A Story of Race and Wrongful Conviction in America"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Good Kids, Bad City" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. "Good Kids, Bad City" is the true story of the longest wrongful imprisonment in the United States to end in exoneration, and a critical social and political history of Cleveland, the city that convicted them. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/kyle-swenson
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

SF STL: Ann Leckie

Tue., Feb. 26, 7-8:30 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books and Archon present an SF STL event with award-winning St. Louis author Ann Leckie, who will sign and discuss her new novel, "The Raven Tower," at this special launch event! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The Raven Tower" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Gods meddle in the fates of men, men play with the fates of gods, and a pretender must be cast down from the throne in this breathtaking first fantasy novel from award-winning, bestselling author Ann Leckie. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/leckie-raven-tower
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Caitlyn Collins signs and discusses “Making Motherhood Work”

Wed., Feb. 27, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes Washington University assistant professor of sociology Caitlyn Collins, who will sign and discuss her new book, "Making Motherhood Work: How Women Manage Careers and Caregiving," at this official Launch Party event! Refreshments will be provided. This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Making Motherhood Work" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Of all Western industrialized countries, the United States ranks dead last for supportive work-family policies. "Making Motherhood Work" asks: can American women look to European policies for solutions? Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/caitlyn-collins
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Gareth Hinds

Mon., March 4, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes acclaimed graphic novelist Gareth Hinds, who will sign and discuss his new adaptation of Homer's "The Iliad"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "The Iliad" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. In a companion volume to his award-winning adaptation of "The Odyssey," the incomparable graphic novelist Gareth Hinds masterfully adapts Homer’s classic wartime epic. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/gareth-hinds
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

A Conversation with Brittany Ackerman & Andrew J. Barnes

Thu., March 7, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes authors Brittany Ackerman and Andrew J. Barnes, who will sign and discuss their memoirs "The Perpetual Motion Machine" and "The Dark Eclipse"! Inspired by a brother’s high school science project, "The Perpetual Motion Machine" is Brittany Ackerman's memoir in essays that attempts to save a sibling by depicting the visceral pain that accompanies longing for some past impossibility. In "The Dark Eclipse," Andrew Barnes seeks to come to terms with the suicide of his older brother, Mike, and their status as gay brothers raised in a large conservative family in the Midwest. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/ackerman-barnes
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Jonathan Evison

Wed., March 27, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes bestselling author Jonathan Evison, who will sign and discuss the new paperback edition of his novel, "Lawn Boy"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Lawn Boy" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. In this funny, angry, touching, and ultimately deeply inspiring novel, bestselling author Jonathan Evison takes the reader into the heart and mind of a young man on a journey to discover himself, a search to find the secret to achieving the American dream of happiness and prosperity. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/jonathan-evison
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

An Evening with Halle Butler & Kea Wilson

Thu., March 28, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books welcomes novelists Halle Butler and Kea Wilson, who will sign and discuss their newest books, "The New Me" and "We Eat Our Own"! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase from Left Bank Books is required to enter the signing line. "The New Me" is a dizzying descent into the mind of a young woman trapped in the funhouse of American consumer culture. "We Eat Our Own" is a thrilling journey behind the scenes of a shocking film and a thoughtful commentary on violence and its repercussions. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/butler-wilson
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Jennifer Eberhardt

Tue., April 2, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books and St. Louis Public Radio welcome Stanford professor of psychology Jennifer Eberhardt, who will sign and discuss her new book, "Biased" with Race, Identity and Culture editor Holly Edgell! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of "Biased" from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. Unblinking about the tragic consequences of prejudice, Jennifer Eberhardt addresses how racial bias is not the fault of nor restricted to a few “bad apples” but is present at all levels of society in media, education, and business. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/jennifer-eberhardt

National Poetry Month: An Evening with Stacey Lynn Brown & Cassie Donish

Tue., April 9, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
info@left-bank.com
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Left Bank Books poets Stacey Lynn Brown and Cassie Donish, who will sign and read from their newest collections, "The Shallows" and "The Year of the Femme," at this special event in celebration of National Poetry Month! This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of any of the poets' featured titles from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line. In "The Shallows," Stacey Lynn Brown continues her potent exploration of the American South. Cassie Donish's "The Year of the Femme" assess and dwell in a sensual, fantastically queer mode. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/brown-donish
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731

Alison C. Rollins

Wed., April 17, 7 p.m.
phone 314-367-6731
lauren.w@Left-bank.com

Left Bank Books welcomes award-winning poet and St. Louis native Alison C. Rollins, who will sign and read from her debut poetry collection, "Library of Small Catastrophes," at this St. Louis Launch Party! Refreshments will be provided. "Library of Small Catastrophes," Alison Rollins’ ambitious debut collection, interrogates the body and nation as storehouses of countless tragedies, and uses the concept of the archive to offer a lyric history of the ways in which we process loss. This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase from LBB will be required to enter the signing line. Free

https://www.left-bank.com/event/alison-rollins
Left Bank Books (map)
399 N Euclid Ave
St. Louis - Central West End
phone 314-367-6731
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