Author Event

Karina Yan Glaser signs The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street

Join Square Books as author Karina Yan Glaser signs her book The Vanderbeekers of 141st StreetWednesday, March 27th from 4:30PM to 6PM at Square Books Jr.

There will be no presentation.

Can't make it? Purchase a signed copy here. Personalization available.

The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street By Karina Yan Glaser Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781328499219
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Published: Clarion Books - September 4th, 2018

The first book in the bestselling series that the New York Times Book Review hails as “delightful and heartwarming.”


Meet the Author: Andrew McCarthy

Meet author, actor and television director Andrew McCarthy at Square Books, Friday, March 22nd @ 2 PM. Welcome Andrew when he stops by Square Books for an afternoon signing only. 

Brat: An '80s Story By Andrew McCarthy Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781538754290
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 10th, 2022

Fans of Patti Smith's Just Kids and Rob Lowe's StoriesI Only Tell My Friends will love this beautifully written, entertaining, and emotionally honest memoir by an actor, director, and author who found his start as an 80s Brat pack member, now in paperback.
 Most people know Andrew McCarthy from his movie roles in Pretty in Pink, St.


Walking with Sam: A Father, a Son, and Five Hundred Miles Across Spain By Andrew McCarthy Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781538709207
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 9th, 2023

An intimate, funny, and poignant New York Times bestseling travel memoir following award-winning author and actor Andrew McCarthy as he walks the Camino de Santiago with his son Sam. 
 

When Andrew McCarthy's eldest son began to take his first steps into adulthood, McCarthy found himself wishing time would slow down.


Just Fly Away By Andrew McCarthy Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9781616208004
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - March 27th, 2018

The debut novel from Andrew McCarthyactor, director, and bestselling author of Brat: An 80s Storyis a powerful story about family secrets, first love, the limits of forgiveness, and finding your way in the world.

When fifteen-year-old Lucy Willows discovers that her father has a secret child from a brief affair, she begins to questi


Henry Wise in conversation with Ace Atkins for Holy City

"Holy City is an amazing piece of work. A Southern novel that examines the pathos and ethos of small-town life and the weight of both grief and hatred. Love it."--S.A. Cosby

No one innocent. No one free. Nothing sacred.

 

Holy City By Henry Wise Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780802162915
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - June 4th, 2024

"Holy City is an amazing piece of work. A Southern novel that examines the pathos and ethos of small-town life and the weight of both grief and hatred. Love it."--S.A. Cosby

No one innocent. No one free. Nothing sacred.


Lauren Fortenberry for One Prayer Away

Writer, speaker, and influencer Lauren Fortenberry maps a 90-day healing journey with God in new book One Prayer Away.

 

Please join us in welcoming author Lauren Fortenberry for her new devotional One Prayer Away: Healing Words to Speak Over Your Day (90 Devotions for Women), Tuesday, April 23rd at 5:30 PM at Off Square Books.

One Prayer Away: Healing Words to Speak Over Your Day (90 Devotions for Women) By Lauren Fortenberry Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780310464334
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Published: Zondervan - April 23rd, 2024

Snowden Wright in conversation with Matt Bondurant for The Queen City Detective Agency

Following an unforgettable cast of characters and a jaded female P.I. enmeshed in a criminal conspiracy in 1980s Mississippi, The Queen City Detective Agency is a riveting, razor-sharp Southern noir that unravels the greed, corruption, and racism at the heart of the American Dream.

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The Queen City Detective Agency: A Novel By Snowden Wright Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780062963581
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Published: William Morrow - August 13th, 2024

Following an unforgettable cast of characters and a jaded female P.I. enmeshed in a criminal conspiracy in 1980s Mississippi, The Queen City Detective Agency is a riveting, razor-sharp Southern noir that unravels the greed, corruption, and racism at the heart of the American Dream.


Hampton Sides presents The Wide Wide Sea

From New York Times bestselling author Hampton Sides, an epic account of the most momentous voyage of the Age of Exploration, which culminated in Captain James Cook’s death in Hawaii, and left a complex and controversial legacy still debated to this day.

The Wide Wide Sea: Imperial Ambition, First Contact and the Fateful Final Voyage of Captain James Cook By Hampton Sides Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780385544764
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Published: Doubleday - April 9th, 2024

From New York Times bestselling author Hampton Sides, an epic account of the most momentous voyage of the Age of Exploration, which culminated in Captain James Cook’s death in Hawaii, and left a complex and controversial legacy still debated to this day.


THACKER MOUNTAIN RADIO: Jessica Fisher for Daywork

Thursday, March 28th – Thacker Mountain Radio Hour at The Lyric!

Showtime: 6 pm

Learn more about the show's lineup here

Can't make it? Reserve a signed copy of Daywork: Poems here. Personalization available.

Daywork: Poems By Jessica Fisher Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781639550722
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Published: Milkweed Editions - March 19th, 2024

A meditation on art's longevity and the brevity of human life from the highly acclaimed, award-winning author of Frail-Craft and Inmost.Jessica Fisher brings "the faraway close," through ruthless yet tender interrogations of possibility and permanence.


Boyce Upholt presents The Great River: The Making & Unmaking of the Mississippi

A sweeping history of the Mississippi River—and the centuries of human meddling that have transformed both it and America.

 

Join us in welcoming award-winning journalist and author Boyce Upholt for his new book The Great River: The Making and Unmaking of the MississippiMonday, July 1st at 5:30PM at Off Square Books.

The Great River: The Making and Unmaking of the Mississippi By Boyce Upholt Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780393867879
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 11th, 2024

A sweeping history of the Mississippi River—and the centuries of human meddling that have transformed both it and America.


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