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Postponed - Sidney Thompson: Follow the Angels, Follow the Doves: The Bass Reeves Trilogy – Book 1

04/05/2020 - 2:00PM

Postponed Sunday, April 5th 2-3:30PM Before Bass Reeves could stake his claim as the most successful nineteenth-century American lawman, arresting more outlaws than any other deputy during his thirty-two-year career as a deputy U.S. marshal in some of the most dangerous regions of the Wild West, he was a slave. After a childhood picking cotton, he became an expert marksman under his master’s tutelage, winning shooting contests throughout the region. His skill had serious implications,...

Cancelled - However, we will have signed bookplates.- Jan Eliasberg in conversation with Ariel Lawhon: Hannah's War & Code Name Helene

04/06/2020 - 6:00PM

Cancelled - However, we will have signed bookplates. Monday, April 6th 6-7:30PM Berlin, 1938. Groundbreaking physicist Dr. Hannah Weiss is on the verge of the greatest discovery of the 20th century: splitting the atom. She understands that the energy released by her discovery can power entire cities or destroy them. Hannah believes the weapon’s creation will secure an end to future wars, but as a Jewish woman living under the harsh rule of the Third Reich, her research is belittled,...

Postponed - Pamela Binnings Ewen: The Queen of Paris: A Novel of Coco Chanel

04/07/2020 - 6:00PM

Postponed Tuesday, April 7th 6-7:30PM Coco Chanel could be cheerful, lighthearted, and generous; she also could be ruthless, manipulative, even cruel. Against the winds of war, with the Wehrmacht marching down the Champs-Élysées, Chanel finds herself residing alongside the Reich’s High Command in the Hotel Ritz. Surrounded by the enemy, Chanel wages a private war of her own to wrestle full control of her perfume company from the hands of her Jewish business partner, Pierre Wertheimer. With...

Postponed - Fredrick Barton: With Extreme Prejudice

04/09/2020 - 6:00PM

Postponed Thursday, April 9th 6-7:30PM One year after his wife dies in a car accident, film critic Mike Barnett discovers his house ransacked in an apparent robbery. However, only his wife's private files have been stolen. Mike then finds himself pulled into a seedy world of local government corruption when he starts to believe that his wife's death was no accident. A captivating legal thriller about greed, graft, and convoluted schemes, a man's search for truth to reconcile the loss of a...

Postponed - C. S. Harris: Who Speaks for the Damned

04/14/2020 - 6:00PM

POSTPONED Tuesday, April 14th 6-7:30PM It's June 1814, and the royal families of Austria, Russia, and the German states have gathered in London at the Prince Regent's invitation to celebrate the defeat of Napoléon and the restoration of monarchical control throughout Europe. But the festive atmosphere is marred one warm summer evening by the brutal murder of a disgraced British nobleman long thought dead. Eighteen years before, Nicholas Hayes, the third son of the late Earl of Seaford, was...

Garden District Book Shop Book Club

04/15/2020 - 6:00PM

This is a special date, due to Passover. New Members are always welcome.  Purchase book in-store for a 20% discount.

Garden District Book Shop Book Club

05/13/2020 - 6:00PM

Join us for the discussion the second Wednesday of every month.   New Members are always welcome.  Purchase book in-store for a 20% discount.  Author Maurice Ruffin will join us at 6:45pm.

Jennifer A. O'Brien: The Hospice Doctor's Widow: A Journal

05/17/2020 - 1:30PM

Sunday, May 17th 1:30-3:00PM Everyone facing death--their own or a loved one's--benefits from this love story and practical guide in one. As a hospice doctor, Bob cared daily for dying patients. At home, his wife, Jen, listened to the stories of patients and families, layering her understanding of death with the early losses of her own brother and mother. Then, the man who had spent a 40-year career caregiving was diagnosed with advanced, metastatic cancer. An insightful blend of art and...

Farrah Rochon in conversation with Abby Jimenez: The Boyfriend Project

06/09/2020 to 06/10/2020

Tuesday, June 9th 6-7:30PM Samiah Brooks never thought she would be "that" girl. But a live tweet of a horrific date just revealed the painful truth: she's been catfished by a three-timing jerk of a boyfriend. Suddenly Samiah -- along with his two other "girlfriends," London and Taylor -- have gone viral online. Now the three new besties are making a pact to spend the next six months investing in themselves. No men, no dating, and no worrying about their relationship status . . . For once...

Garden District Book Shop Book Club

06/10/2020 - 6:00PM

Join us for the discussion the second Wednesday of every month.   New Members are always welcome.  Purchase book in-store for a 20% discount.

Stephanie Storey: Raphel, Painter in Rome

06/23/2020 - 6:00PM

Tuesday, June 23rd 6-7:30PM Another Fabulous Art History Thriller by the Bestselling Author of Oil and Marble, Featuring the Master of Renaissance Perfection: Raphael! Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling is one of the most iconic masterpieces of the Renaissance. Here, in Raphael, Painter in Rome, Storey tells of its creation as never before: through the eyes of Michelangelo's fiercest rival--the young, beautiful, brilliant painter of perfection, Raphael. Orphaned at age eleven, Raphael is...

Garden District Book Shop Book Club

07/08/2020 - 6:00PM

Join us for the discussion the second Wednesday of every month.   New Members are always welcome.  Purchase book in-store for a 20% discount.

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