Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm Gibosn's Bookstore
Mimi Bull presents “Celibacy, A Love Story: Memoir of A Catholic Priest’s Daughter,” a tender, but honest memoir of a life lived in the shadow of a huge secret. Mimi Bull was born in the 1930s believing she had been adopted by two women, a mother and daughter. It wasn’t until she had her own children that she learned her...
Jan 24 @ 6:00 pm Gibson's Bookstore
Author Jim Fini presents “Locally Grown: The Art of Sustainable Government,” which re-introduces the reader to the bottom-up design of our Constitution and shows how we can create better outcomes by redistributing responsibilities between our federal, state and local governments. If you’re curious about how to create a government that is more responsive, holistic and sustainable that is firmly settled...
Jan 26 @ 2:00 pm Gibson's Bookstore
New York Times bestselling author of “The Night Circus,” Erin Morgenstern, comes to Gibson’s to present a timeless love story set in a secret underground world — a place of pirates, painters, lovers, liars and ships that sail upon The Starless Sea.
Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm Gibson's Bookstore
Poet Kimberly Burwick, alongside poet-naturalist Elizabeth Bradfield, join together to present Kimberly’s 5th book of poems, “Brightword,” a stunning lyric meditation forged under the threat of child-loss. We will also celebrate Bradfield’s fourth collection, “Antarctica,” which documents and queries her work as a guide on ships in Antarctica, offering an incisive insider’s vision that challenges traditional tropes of The Last...
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm Gibson's Bookstore
Mike Eruzione, the captain of the 1980 US Olympic hockey team and scorer of the gold-medal winning goal against Russia, visits Gibson’s Bookstore to present his first book, “The Making of a Miracle,” and tell how a team of college kids and unsigned amateurs beat the elite Soviet hockey team when no one gave them a chance. The Russians had...
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm Gibson's Bookstore
Paula Munier returns! Former Army MP Mercy Carr and her retired bomb-sniffing dog Elvis are back in “Blind Search,” the sequel to the page-turning, critically acclaimed “A Borrowing of Bones Blind Search: A Mercy Carr Mystery!” It’s October, hunting season in the Green Mountains — and the Vermont wilderness has never been more beautiful or more dangerous. Especially for 9-year-old...
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm Gibson's Bookstore
Michael Cameron Ward visits Gibson’s Bookstore to present “Sketches of Lee,” a performance of his family’s story as a black family in mid-century New Hampshire. In 1957 the Ward family relocated from Brooklyn, New York, to Lee, New Hampshire, to escape gang violence. As a Black family, they became the “Index of Integration” in Lee, a town of 600. Michael...
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm Gibson's Bookstore
R.W.W. Greene visits Gibson’s to launch his newest novel, “The Light Years,” where the captain of a family-owned starship arranges a marriage for her son in hopes of achieving faster-than-light travel and maybe, just maybe, marital bliss. Sparks fly when Adem and Hisako finally meet, but their personal issues are overshadowed by the discovery of long-held secrets and a chance...
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm Gibson's Bookstore
Meredith Tate returns to Concord and to Gibson’s Bookstore to present her newest novel, “The Last Confession of Autumn Casterly.” When band-geek Ivy and her friends get together, things start with a rousing board game and end with arguments about Star Wars. Her older sister Autumn is a different story. Enigmatic, aloof, and tough as nails, Autumn hasn’t had real...
Feb 19 @ 5:30 pm Gibson's Bookstore
The Poetry Society of New Hampshire presents an evening of African American poetry. Poets Kayla Lewis and Matt Gile will be the featured readers this evening, beginning at 5:30 p.m.. An open mic will start at 5:00 p.m. and poets are invited to read a favorite poem by an African American author or to share a story about race in...