Author Event

* Book Launch: Brent Terry, The Body Electric

Brent Terry Launches The Body Electric at River Bend Bookshop

 

River Bend is proud to welcome Brent Terry for the launch of his first novel, The Body Electric.  The launch will take place on Wednesday, March 4 at 7:00pm.  

 

About the Book

The Body Electric Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781950730353
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Unsolicited Press - February 11th, 2020

Author Story Time: Lesléa Newman, Welcoming Elijah

Lesléa Newman at River Bend Bookshop in Glastonbury Connecticut

River Bend is proud to welcome Lesléa Newman as she shares her new picture book Welcoming Elijah: A Passover Tale with a Tail.

All are welcome for this free event.  Registration is requested so that we may ensure enough space is available.

 

Welcoming Elijah: A Passover Tale with a Tail Cover Image
By Leslea Newman, Susan Gal (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781580898829
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Charlesbridge - January 28th, 2020

Here Is the World: A Year of Jewish Holidays Cover Image
By Lesléa Newman, Susan Gal (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781419711855
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 2nd, 2014

Heather Has Two Mommies Cover Image
By Leslea Newman, Laura Cornell (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763666316
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick - March 11th, 2015

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Remembering Ethan Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781433831133
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Magination Press - April 7th, 2020

* Poetry: An Afternoon of Laureates

River Bend Bookshop Proudly Hosts An Afternoon of Laureates

River Bend is honored to present An Afternoon of Laureates, "The Many Faces of Love" on Sunday, February 16, 4:30-6:00pm.

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My Inner Eye: Reflections Seen Through a Veil of Time Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780999432747
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Grayson Books - October 5th, 2018

Dr. Michael Lepore is Glastonbury Poet Laureate, and a friend of River Bend Bookshop.  His latest collection, My Inner Eye, is a beautiful exploration of the seasons of life.  -- Meghan


Old Is Not a Four-Letter Word Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781943826452
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Antrim House - February 28th, 2018

Laureates of Connecticut: An Anthology of Contemporary Poetry Cover Image
By Ginny Lowe Connors (Editor), Charles Margolis (Editor)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780998258805
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Grayson Books - February 1st, 2017

Author Story Time: Janet Lawler, Winter Cats

Author Story Time at River Bend Bookshop with Janet Lawler and Winter Cats

Join us for a wonderful, wintry story time with author Janet Lawler!  Sunday, March 1 at 10:30 am.  Story Time will include a snack and a craft.  All are welcome, please reserve a space here.

Winter Cats Cover Image
By Janet Lawler, Ela Smietanka (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780807591246
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Albert Whitman & Company - September 1st, 2019

* Book Launch Party: A Galaxy of Sea Stars, Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo

Book Launch Celebration for A Galaxy of Sea Stars to be held at River Bend Bookshop

River Bend is delighted to welcome back Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo for the launch of her new book, A Galaxy of Sea Stars!  The launch party will take place on Saturday, February 8 at 3:00pm.  

About the Book

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A Galaxy of Sea Stars Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374309091
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - February 4th, 2020

Ruby in the Sky Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250233295
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Square Fish - February 4th, 2020

Author Visit: Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo, Ruby in the Sky

Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo at River Bend Bookshop

River Bend welcomes the author of Ruby in the Sky, Jeanne Zulick Ferruolo, to the bookshop for a winter craft and book signing on Saturday, December 7th at 10:30am.  The book and event are ideal for kids in 4th to 7th grade.

About the Book

Ruby in the Sky Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374309053
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - February 5th, 2019

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A Galaxy of Sea Stars Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374309091
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - February 4th, 2020

Book Signing: Christina Laurie, The Lobsters' Night Before Christmas

Author Christina Laurie will sign copies of her new book at River Bend Bookshop

River Bend welcomes author Christina Laurie to the shop for a signing of her new book, The Lobsters' Night Before Christmas.  She will be signing this Wednesday, November 20th from 3:00 to 4:00 pm.  

The Lobsters' Night Before Christmas Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780764358265
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Schiffer Publishing - October 28th, 2019

Creative Fiction Author Meet & Greet

River Bend is pleased to welcome authors Joseph Carrabis, Phoebe Darqueling, and Geoff and Michelle Genge to the shop for a meet & greet event.  These authors work across Steampunk, Scifi, Fantasy and Horror genres.  If you already love genre fiction, or want to explore, this is a perfect event for you!  Stop by for a chat, and have books signed by our visiting authors.  

The Augmented Man Cover Image
$20.95
ISBN: 9781684333172
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Black Rose Writing - July 25th, 2019

Tales Told 'Round Celestial Campfires Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780984140336
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Northern Lights Publishing - August 18th, 2015

No Rest for the Wicked Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781684332458
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Black Rose Writing - March 28th, 2019

Riftmaker Cover Image
By Phoebe Darqueling, Diana Sharples (Cover Design by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781946382535
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ows Ink - February 14th, 2019

The Queen of Clocks and Other Steampunk Tales Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780692125335
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Crysta K. Coburn - June 1st, 2018

Terra Obscura: A Knock in the Dark Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781999395704
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Published: Five Crow Road - March 3rd, 2019

Terra Obscura: Falling Against Gravity: Casebook Two Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781999395742
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Five Crow Road Publishing Company - October 14th, 2019

SPECIAL Story Time: Lynn Plourde, If I Could Give You Christmas

Author Lynn Plourde at River Bend Bookshop

River Bend is pleased to welcome Maine author, Lynn Plourde to the shop to read her brand new picture book If I Could Give You Christmas.  Call the shop to reserve your signed copy!  

About the Book

If I Could Give You Christmas Cover Image
By Lynn Plourde, Jennifer L. Meyer (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368002677
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 3rd, 2019

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