Start: 5:30 pm
Colfax Avenue: Everyone is invited for a book club discussion of this year’s One Book One Denver selection Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario. Our discussion moderator Tim Hernandez is an award-winning writer and performance artist. He is the recipient of the 2006 American Book Award, 2010 El Primio Aztlan Prize for Fiction, and a finalist for the California Book Award. He currently serves as Writers in Schools Program Coordinator for Colorado Humanities & Center for the Book.Enrique's Journey is an astonishing true story by a superb writer recounting the odyssey of a Honduran boy who braves unimaginable hardship and peril to reach his mother in the United States.
Start: 7:30 pm
Highlands Ranch: Kaya McLaren, the author of On The Divinity of Second Chances and Church of the Dog, will read from and sign her new novel How I Came to Sparkle Again (St. Martin’s), which has been likened to "a perfect run down a black diamond slope--fun and fast-moving and invigorating." (by author Kristin Hannah). Set in a Colorado ski town, McLaren’s book is a remarkable chronicle of three people and their journey from loss to love; heartbreak to hope. It's a tender, funny, tear-jerking novel that you won’t soon forget. Can’t make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: firstname.lastname@example.org Kaya McLaren’s website
Start: 7:30 pm
Historic LoDo: Richard Starks and Miriam Murcutt are worldwide travelers, writers, and editors who have authored several books, including Lost in Tibet and Along the River that Flows Uphill. They will present a slideshow dazzle you with their new travel book A Room with a Pew: Sleeping Our Way Through Spain’s Ancient Monasteries (Lyons Press), an offbeat and entertaining account of a journey through Spain—staying only in ancient monasteries. Can’t make it to the signing? Request an autographed copy here: email@example.com Richard Starks & Miriam Murcutt’s website