Please join us at Watchung Booksellers for these exciting events coming up in the month of November!
NOV 6 – Lincoln PAINE, “The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World” – Watchung Booksellers, 7:00 PM
Packed with fascinating detail and highly readable, “The Sea and Civilization” is an historical thrill ride that explores how the rise and fall of civilizations is inextricably linked with the sea. Lincoln Paine is the author of four books and more than fifty articles, reviews and lectures on various aspects of human history.
NOV 7 – “Jersey Women Mean Business”: Panel Presentation for Business Owners – Watchung Booksellers, 7:00 PM
Local women business owners explore how to make your business more successful – topics discussed include website insight, how to build customer loyalty, and the importance of finding an objective partner or adviser. Panel followed by a Q&A and book signing. An RSVP is required for this event: to reserve your spot, please call Watchung Booksellers at 973-744-7177.
NOV 13 – Lisa BORDERS, “The Fifty-First State” – Watchung Booksellers, 7:00 PM
After her father’s death, photographer Hallie Corson returns from her glamorous life in New York to her south Jersey hometown to care for her estranged brother during his final year of high school. As they learn their family’s history, Josh and Hallie will invite disaster into their lives, and will learn, together, to navigate its currents, keeping further losses at bay. Lisa Borders is the author of “Cloud Cuckoo Land,” winner of the Fred Bonnie Award for Best First Novel.
NOV 14 – Arielle and Joann ECKSTUT, “The Secret Language of Color” – Watchung Booksellers, 7:00 PM
“The Secret Language of Color” explores the countless ways in which color “colors” our world. This lovely book discusses how and why we see color, the nature of rainbows, animals with color vision far superior and far inferior to our own, how our language influences the colors we see, and much more. Including hundreds of stunning photographs and graphics, every page is a breathtaking demonstration of color and its role in the world around us.
NOV 16 – Tiffany Strelitz HABER, “Ollie and Claire” – Watchung Booksellers, 10:30 AM
Part of our Author/Illustrator Storytime series. Ollie and Claire are as tight as two friends can be – they do everything together! But when Claire longs to break free from the routine and dreams of traveling the world, she worries that Ollie would never join her. With a fun twist leading to a surprise ending, “Ollie and Claire” is a sweet and fun tribute to dynamic duos everywhere. Visit Tiffany Strelitz Haber at www.itsrhymetime.com.
NOV 23 – An Evening with Sara PARETSKY, “Critical Mass” – B’nai Keshet, 7:00 PM
A highlight of the season! Acclaimed author Sarah Paretsky comes to B’nai Keshet to present her latest book, “Critical Mass”! In “Critical Mass”, detective V. I. Warshawski investigates the dramatic past of her close friend, Viennese-born doctor Lotty Herschel. This riveting narrative moves between present-day Chicago and Nazi-occupied Austria. An RSVP is required for this event. To reserve your spot, please call 973-744-7177.
All events are free and will take place at Watchung Booksellers (54 Fairfield St, Montclair, NJ) unless otherwise noted. For more information, feel free to contact us by phone at 973-744-7177 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We hope to see you soon!