NEWS, REVIEWS & EVENTS

 

NEWS

Cascade is out in paperback, complete with Author Q&A & Reader’s Guide. Perfect for book clubs! and summer reading! Click to Buy

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SLATE Magazine: Best Books for Summer: link

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Cascade was a People Magazine “People Pick” in hardcover, & now it is a “Great Reads, New in Paperback” pick for summer! So grateful that in this celebrity-sodden society, People still retains an excellent Books staff.
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Cascade is a “Must-Read Book of 2013” & a finalist for the Massachusetts Book Award

The Massachusetts Book Awards, a program of the Massachusetts Center for the Book
in partnership with the Massachusetts Library Association: link

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Good Reads for Summer ’13 from Radio Boston: link

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New Books We’re Excited About Feature: link

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May Reading Group Choice: link

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Boston Globe, “Best of 2012: People & Ideas” pick: link

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Slate, Best Books of 2012: link
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People Magazine People Pick: link
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Library Journal “Best Bet” for 2012: link
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Biblio.com Acclaimed Fiction 2012 pick: link
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Boston Globe pullout feature, lots of photos: link
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Publisher’s Weekly Galley Talk pick: link

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Boston Globe book review: link
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MetroWest Sunday News feature: link
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WBUR RadioBoston interview:  At 33:45  link
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Martha’s Vineyard Times: link
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Grace Magazine: link
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♫ ♪ ♫  Cascade‘s Music Playlist: Book Notes, Largehearted Boy: link
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New England Public Radio interview: link

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Brigham & Women’s Hospital Bulletin feature: link
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Literary New England Blogtalk Radio interview: link

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TO READ MORE REVIEWS, CLICK HERE: link

 

EVENTS

Sunday, June 9, 2013 3:00PM

NORTHSHIRE BOOKSTORE
4869 Main St.Manchester Center, VT 05255
802-362-3565
http://www.northshire.com

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Tuesday, June 11, 2013 3:00PM

TATNUCK BOOKSELLERS
Book Club Event–Open to Public
Westborough Shopping Center
Route 9 & Lyman Street Westborough, MA 01581
508-366-4959
http://www.tatnuck.com

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Tuesday, June 18, 2013 7:00pm

CASCADE IS THE JUNE BOOK CLUB SELECTION
TITCOMB’S BOOKSHOP
432 Massachusetts 6A, East Sandwich, MA 02537
508-0888-2331
http://www.titcombsbookshop.com

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Thursday, June 20, 2013 7:00PM

ONE MORE PAGE BOOKS
2200 N Westmoreland Street #101 Arlington, VA 22213
703-300-9746
http://www.onemorepagebooks.com
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Tuesday, June 25, 2013 7:00PM

ODYSSEY BOOKSHOP
9 College Street South Hadley, MA 01075
413-534-7307
http://www.odysseybks.com
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Thursday, July 18, 2013 7:00pm

NEWTONVILLE BOOKS
With B.A. Shapiro, (THE ART FORGER)
10 Langley Road Newton, MA 02459
617-244-6619

http://www.newtonvillebooks.com

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Thursday, July 25, 2013 7:00PM

WESTBOROUGH PUBLIC LIBRARY
55 West Main Street, Westborough, Ma. 01581
508-366-3050
http://www.westboroughlib.org
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Tuesday, August 6, 2013 7:00PM

WILMINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY
with BA Shapiro, (THE ART FORGER)
175 Middlesex Ave. Wilmington, MA 01887
508-945-0499
http://www.wilmlibrary.org

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Thursday, August 8, 2013 12:00PM
WHERE THE SIDEWALK ENDS BOOKSTORE, Host
With
Juliette Fay, THE SHORTEST WAY HOME
B.A. Shapiro, THE ART FORGER
Linda Greenlaw, LIFESAVING LESSONS
Author Literary Luncheon Series at the Wequassett Inn Resort
2173 Massachusetts 28 Harwich, MA 02645
978-658-2967

Tickets:  http://booksonthecape.com/main/page_events.html
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 Thursday, October 3, 2013 5:00PM

WHITMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY
100 Webster Street, Whitman, MA 02382
781-447-7613
http://www.whitmanpubliclibrary.org

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-PAST EVENTS-

Wednesday, April 25, 2012
New England Independent Booksellers Association (NEIBA)
Author Luncheon and Education Program

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Sunday, August 12, 2012 4-6pm

Bunch of Grapes Bookstore
Main Street, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568
508-693-2291
http://www.bunchofgrapes.com

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Monday, August 20, 2012 7pm

Brookline Booksmith
279 Harvard Street, Brookline MA 02446
617-566-6660
http://www.brooklinebooksmith.com

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Thursday, September 13, 2012 7pm

Longfellow Books
One Monument Way, Portland, ME 04101
207-772-4045
http://www.longfellowbooks.com

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Thursday, September 20, 2012
Private Event

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Friday, September 21, 2012 7pm

RiverRun Bookstore
142 Fleet Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801
603-431-2100
http://www.riverrunbookstore.com

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Wednesday, September 26, 2012 7pm

The Norwich Bookstore
291 Main Street, Norwich, Vermont 05055
802-649-1114
http://www.norwichbookstore.com

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Sunday, September 30, 2012 3pm

Concord Bookshop
65 Main Street, Concord MA 01742
978-369-2405
http://www.concordbookshop.com

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Wednesday, October 3, 2012 7pm

Peabody Institute Library of Danvers, MA
15 Sylvan Street
Danvers, MA 01923
978-774-0554
www.danverslibrary.org

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Thursday, October 4, 2012 7pm

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903
401-455-8000
http://www.provlib.org/

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Tuesday, October 9, 2012 9:45am – 11:30am

Buttonwood Books Event
Coffee with Authors, Atlantica Restaurant
Cohasset, MA 02025
781-383-2665
See their website for registration information
http://www.buttonwoodbooks.com

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Wednesday, October 17, 2012 7:00pm

Newtonville Books
10 Langley Road Newton, MA 02459
617-244-6619
http://www.newtonvillebooks.com

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Friday, October 19, 2012 6:00-7:00pm

RETURN TO THE 1930s
Philip & Amalia Scontsas
invite the public to
a 1930s-style book-signing reception
with Maryanne O’Hara, author of CASCADE
Scontsas Fine Jewelry & Home Decor
169-173 Main Street
Nashua, NH 03060
Call to RSVP and to reserve a book
603-882-3281

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Saturday, October 20, 2012 11:00am-1:00pm

The Toadstool Bookshop
586 Nashua Street, Milford, NH 03055
603-673-1734
http://www.toadbooks.com

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Thursday, October 25, 2012 6:30pm

Boston Public Library–South End Branch
685 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02118
617-536-8241
http://www.friendsofsouthendlibrary.org

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Saturday, October 27, 2012 11:30am

BOSTON BOOK FESTIVAL
READINGS IN THE FORUM: 2 DEBUTS & AN ART HEIST
Trinity Forum
206 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA 02116
617-252-3249
http://www.bostonbookfest.org

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Thursday, November 1, 2012 7:00pm-9:00pm

“First Person, Second Story”
To benefit AHA, supporter of the arts in New Bedford
Cork Restaurant
90 Front Street, New Bedford, MA 02740
Call 508-996-8253 ext. 205 for tickets
Or buy them at Baker Books
2 McCabe Street, Dartmouth. (Cash or check only please.)
http://www.ahanewbedford.org/1stPerson2ndstory.html
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Thursday, November 8, 2012 6:30pm

“1930s Cocktails, Canapes, & CASCADE”
Framingham Country Club
Framingham, MA 01701
Call to reserve a book/Holiday wrapping available
508-872-9090

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Wednesday, November 14, 2012 6:00pm

“Author Night”
Stellina Restaurant
47 Main Street, Watertown, MA 02472
617-925-9475
Books by Dick Haley Booksellers
Light antipasti will be served at 6:00 and a cash bar is available throughout the evening.
http://www.http://stellinarestaurant.com

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Saturday, November 17, 2012 9:00am-4:00pm

2012 WELLESLEY MARKETPLACE
I will be selling & signing copies of CASCADE
with Nichole Bernier, Randy Susan Meyers, & Jane Roper
Wellesley Middle School
50 Kingsbury Street, Wellesley, MA
http://www.whjwc.org/content/marketplace.asp

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Wednesday, November 28, 2012 7:00pm

Westwinds Bookshop and Duxbury Free Library Event
at Duxbury Free Library
77 Alden Street Duxbury, MA 02332
781-934-2721
http://westwindsbookshop.com
http://www.duxburyfreelibrary.org
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Tuesday, December 4, 2012 7:00pm-8:30pm

Festive Book Talk and Signing
Elements at the Circle
10 East Main Street, Westborough, MA 01581
Call to reserve a book
508-735-4210
http://www.elementswithinzinc.com

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Thursday, December 6, 2012 7:00pm

with BA Shapiro, author of the acclaimed THE ART FORGER
Weymouth Public Libraries
Tufts Library
46 Broad Street, Weymouth, MA 02188
781-337-1402
http://www.weymouth.ma.us/index.php/library/

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January 8-23, 2013
The Virgin Islands Rum & Book Tour
http://www.stjohnspice.com/spicecam/

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Saturday, January 26, 2013 2:00pm onward
19th Annual NEW VOICES Program
Hosted by Misty Valley Books of Chester, VT
Stone Church
Chester, VT 05143
802-875-3400
http://www.mvbooks.com/

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Friday, February 1, 2013 6:30pm
Jonathan Bourne Public Library
19 Sandwich Road, Bourne, MA 02532
508-759-0644
http://www.bournelibrary.org/

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Wednesday, February 6, 2013 6:30pm

Ames Free Library
53 Main Street, North Easton, MA 02356
508-238-2000
http://www.amesfreelibrary.org/

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013 11:00am

Southborough Book Clubs Event
Southborough Library
25 Main Street
Southborough, MA 01772
508-485-5031
http://www.southboroughlib.org/

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Tuesday, February 19, 2013 7:00pm – 9:00pm

Emerson College MFA Alumni Reading
with Kate Racculia
W Hotel
100 Stuart Street, Boston, MA 02116
http://www.emerson.edu/news-events/events-calendar

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Portland Public Library
Brown Bag Lecture Series
5 Monument Square, Portland, ME 04101
207-871-1700
http://www.portlandlibrary.com

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Thursday, February 21, 2013 7:00pm

Robbins Library
700 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA 04101
781-316-3220
http://www.robbinslibrary.org

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Tuesday, February 26, 2013 6:30-7:30pm

West Boylston Arts Foundation
Beaman Memorial Library
Stiles Room
8 Newton Street, West Boylston, MA 01583
508-835-3711
http://www.wbaf.org

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Wednesday, March 6, 2013 8:00pm

Books and Books
265 Aragon Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
305-442-4408
http://www.booksandbooks.com

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Friday, March 8, 2013 2:00pm

Writers LIVE! Author Events Series
Palm Beach County Libraries
MAIN LIBRARY, West Palm Beach
3650 Summit Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL 33406
561-233-2600
http://www.pbclibrary.org/writerslive/

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Friday, March 22, 2013 10:00am

VIRGINIA FESTIVAL OF THE BOOK
Panel: FICTION: FORBIDDEN ATTRACTION
With Erika Robuck (Hemingway’s Girl), Bill Roorbach (Life Among Giants), & Margaret Wrinkle (Wash)
Moderated by Clifford Garstang
UVA Bookstore
400 Emmet Street S
Charlottesville, VA 22903
434-924-3296
http://www.vabook.org

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SATURDAY, April 13, 2013 2:00pm-3:00pm

MAYNARD BOOK FESTIVAL
Panel With B.A. Shapiro & William Martin
Moderated by Kathryn Burak
ROOSEVELT ROOM
MAYNARD PUBLIC LIBRARY
77 Nason St Maynard, MA 01754
978-897-1010
http://https://sites.google.com/site/maynardpubliclibrary/mbf

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Wednesday, April 17, 2013 8:00pm-10:00pm

From Idea to Bookshelf: Panel Discussion
The Cambridge Center for Adult Education’s Writers Life 2013
Co-organized and Co-sponsored by the National Writers Union
Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Blacksmith House
42 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
617-547-6789
http://www.nwuboston.org

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Thursday, April 18, 2013 2:00pm-4:00pm

Library Cafe
Framingham State University
Framingham, MA
508-626-4512
http://www.framingham.edu

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Wednesday, April 24, 2013 10:30am-11:45am

“Speed-Dating with Massachusetts Must-Read Authors”
Massachusetts Library Association Annual Conference
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Cambridge, MA
http://www.masslib.org
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Wednesday, April 24, 2013 7:00pm

Hopkinton Public Library
13 Main St, Hopkinton, MA 01748
508-497-9777
http://www.hopkintonlibrary.org

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Friday, April 26 & Saturday April 27, 2013

NEWBURYPORT LITERARY FESTIVAL

Downtown Newburyport, MA
Saturday 9:00 am: Jabberwocky Bookshop
Reading from Cascade
Saturday, 11:00 am: Old South Church
Panel: Historical Fiction Beyond Royalty:
Artists and Musicians Can Be Bestsellers, too
http://www.newburyportliteraryfestival.org
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Sunday, May 5, 2013 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Ashland Historical Society
2 Myrtle Street
Ashland, MA 01721
508-881-8183
http://www.ashlandhistsociety.com

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Wednesday, May 8, 2013 12:00pm-1:30pm

BANK SQUARE BOOKS
Luncheon Event
53 W Main Street, Mystic, CT 06355
860-536-3795
http://www.banksquarebooks.com

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Thursday, May 9, 2013 7:00pm

R. J. JULIA BOOKSELLERS
768 Boston Post Rd. Madison, CT 06443
203-245-3959
http://www.rjjulia.com

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Saturday, May 18, 2013 Time 12:15

GAITHERSBURG BOOK FESTIVAL
Edgar Allen Poe Pavilion
Panel: Literary Fiction– Depression Era in the Americas
Gaithersburg City Hall grounds
Gaithersburg, MD 22903
434-924-3296
http://gaithersburgbookfestival.org

 
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Tuesday, May 21, 2013 7:00pm

AUTHOR NIGHT WITH:
Amy Hoffman (LIES ABOUT MY FAMILY), Carole DeSanti (THE UNRULY PASSIONS OF EUGENIE R), Laura Harrington (ALICE BLISS)
Jones Library, Amherst, MA
43 Amity Street, Amherst, MA 01002
508-497-9777
http://www.joneslibrary.org

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Wednesday, May 22, 2013 7:00PM

“The Human Cost of Water”
Metropolitan Waterworks Museum
2450 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02467
617-277-0065
http://www.waterworksmuseum.org

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Tuesday, June 4, 2013 4:45-7:00pm
Jewish Book Council
“Meet the Author” Series
520 Eighth Avenue, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10018
212-201-2920
http://www.jewishbookcouncil.org/tours/

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