Author Event

Aimee Nezhukumatathil in conversation with Afton Thomas for Bite by Bite

Join Square Books in celebrating the release of author and friend Aimee Nezhukumatathil's new book Bite by Bite: Nourishments and Jamborees and the paperback release of her celebrated work of nonfiction World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments.

Bite by Bite: Nourishments and Jamborees By Aimee Nezhukumatathil Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780063282261
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Published: Ecco - April 30th, 2024

From the New York Times bestselling author of World of Wonders, a lyrical book of short essays about food, offering a banquet of tastes, smells, memories, associations, and marvelous curiosities from nature


World of Wonders: In Praise of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, and Other Astonishments By Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Fumi Nakamura (Illustrator) Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781639550562
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Published: Milkweed Editions - April 16th, 2024

"Hands-down one of the most beautiful books of the year." --NPR
A New York Times Bestseller
Barnes & Noble Book of the Year

Beloved author Aimee Nezhukumatathil's celebrated work of nonfiction, now including additional essays and illustrations.


THACKER MOUNTAIN RADIO: Jake Skeets for Eyes Bottle Dark with a Mouthful of Flowers

Thursday, February 15th – Thacker Mountain Radio Hour at Off Square Books!

Showtime: 6 pm

Learn more about the show's lineup here

Eyes Bottle Dark with a Mouthful of Flowers: Poems (National Poetry) By Jake Skeets Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571315205
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Published: Milkweed Editions - September 10th, 2019

Winner of the 2021 Kate Tufts Discovery Award

Winner of a 2020 Whiting Award in Poetry

Finalist for the 2020 Lambda Literary Award in Gay Poetry


THACKER MOUNTAIN RADIO: Ben Wynne for A Hound Dog Tale

Thursday, February 8th – Thacker Mountain Radio Hour at The Powerhouse!

Showtime: 6 pm

Learn more about the show's lineup here

A Hound Dog Tale: Big Mama, Elvis, and the Song That Changed Everything By Ben Wynne Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780807181140
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Published: LSU Press - February 7th, 2024

The release of the song "Hound Dog" in 1953 marked a turning point in American popular culture, and throughout its history, the hit ballad bridged divides of race, gender, and generational conflict.


Abbott Kahler in conversation with Joshilyn Jackson for Where You End

“A perfectly paced, addictive thriller with a vicious twist.” —Paula Hawkins

From bestselling nonfiction author Abbott Kahler comes a spellbinding fiction debut: an unusual form of amnesia upends the lives of identical twins, forcing them to face the indelible, dangerous shadow of the past.

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Where You End: A Novel By Abbott Kahler Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250873248
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - January 16th, 2024

An Amazon Top Book of the Month
A Good Morning America Buzz Pick
A Mary Calvi Book Club Pick

“A perfectly paced, addictive thriller with a vicious twist.” —Paula Hawkins


Savannah Guthrie signs Mostly What God Does

In her first trade book, Emmy and Edward R. Murrow Award recipient, Savannah Guthrie, co-anchor of the TODAY show, shares reflections on faith and life and offers inspiration for all of us to do what God does--love. Today's society is filled with headlines that inspire fear and anxiousness, but the power of faith and belief in God can help us make sense of this world.

Mostly What God Does: Reflections on Seeking and Finding His Love Everywhere By Savannah Guthrie Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781400341122
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Published: Thomas Nelson - February 20th, 2024

#1 New York Times Bestseller

Guthrie persuasively renders the evolution of a hard-won religious belief that makes room for imperfection and "does not require us to ignore... the sorrows we experience or the unjustness we see but to believe past it." This openhearted offering inspires. - Publishers Weekly


Julian Randall in conversation with Derrick Harriell for The Dead Don't Need Reminding

This brilliant, adult nonfiction debut from the acclaimed MG author and poet weaves two personal narratives of recovery and reclamation, spliced with a dazzle of pop-culture.

 

The Dead Don't Need Reminding: In Search of Fugitives, Mississippi, and Black TV Nerd Shit By Julian Randall Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781645030263
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Published: Bold Type Books - May 7th, 2024

This brilliant, adult nonfiction debut from the acclaimed MG author and poet weaves two personal narratives of recovery and reclamation, spliced with a dazzle of pop-culture

The Dead Don’t Need Reminding is a braided story of Julian Randall’s return from the cliff edge of a harrowing depression and his determination to retrace the hustle of a white-passing gran


Bonnie Jo Campbell reads and signs The Waters

Please join us in welcoming National Book Award finalist Bonnie Jo Campbell for her new novel The WatersTuesday, January 23rd at 5:30 PM at Off Square Books.

The Waters: A Novel By Bonnie Jo Campbell Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780393248432
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 9th, 2024

A TODAY Show #ReadWithJenna Book Club Selection • One of Oprah Daily's Most Anticipated Books of 2024 • One of the Chicago Review of Books's 12 Must-Read Books of January 2024 • Featured in Roxane Gay’s newsletter The Audacity • One of the Christian Science Monitor's Best Books of January


Susan Cushman with Ann Fisher-Wirth, Jennifer Horne & Nancy Anne Mardis for All Night, All Day

Please help Square Books welcome Susan Cushamn and her collection of personal essays All Night, All Day: life, death & angelsTuesday, December 5th at 5:00 PM at Off Square Books. Cushman will be in conversation with contributors  Ann Fisher-Wirth, Jennifer Horne and Nancy Anne Mardis.

All Night, All Day: life, death & angels By Susan Cushman (Editor) Cover Image
By Susan Cushman (Editor)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781956440454
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Published: Madville Publishing LLC - June 20th, 2023

All Night, All Day is an inspirational collection of personal essays, stories, and poems by outstanding women authors who write about the appearance of the divine in their lives. Some of these angels come to save a life or change a flat tire. Some appear to warn people, tell them what to do, suggest more vegetables and maybe better shoes.


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