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There are 49 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

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864 Green Street, Conyers, GA 30012
1564-B Dogwood Drive, Conyers, GA 30013
3544 Hwy 20 S, Conyers, GA 30012
3123 Klondike Road, Lithonia, Georgia 30038
6821 Church Street, Lithonia, GA 30058
6610 Browns Mill Road, Lithonia, Georgia 30038
1569 Wellborn Road, Lithonia, GA 30058
5137 Salem Road, Lithonia, GA 30038
3025 Bethany Church Road, Snellville, GA 30039
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28 Austin Road, Stockbridge, GA 30281
7116 Floyd Street NE, Covington, GA 30014
4911 Redan Road, Stone Mountain, GA 30088
2861 Wesley Chapel Road, Decatur, GA 30034
5370 Us Hwy 78 Ste 1120, Stone Mountain, GA 30087
2740 Lenora Church Road, Snellville, GA 30078
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952 Leon St., Stone Mountain, GA 30083
363 Conyers Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052
The Aspen Book Shop (13.8 miles)
5986 Memorial Dr, Stone Mountain, Georgia 30083
1210 Pounds Road SW, Lilburn, GA 30047
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4022 Flat Shoals Parkway, Decatur, GA 30334
2962 Ember Dr. #111, Decatur, GA 30031
174 Burke Street, Stockbridge, GA 30281
3500 Covington Highway, Decatur, GA 30032
700 Grayson Pkwy, Grayson, GA 30017
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2780 Five Forks Trickum Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30044
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Local events

Aug
29
Kevin J. Anderson Comic Con Tour
Hyatt Regency Hotel, Friday, August 29 at unknown time
Meet Kevin J. Anderson as he discusses and signs copies of his new science fiction novels, Mentats of Dune and The Dark Between the Stars.

Dragoncon (added from Macmillan)
Aug
30
Jennifer McGruther
AJC Decatur Book Festival, Saturday, August 30 at 10:30am
Jennifer McGruther (added from Random House)
Aug
30
Spencer Quinn
AJC Decatur Book Festival, Saturday, August 30 at 1:45pm
Spencer Quinn is the author of six previous Chet and Bernie mystery novels: Dog on It, Thereby Hangs a Tail, To Fetch a Thief, The Dog Who Knew Too Much, A Fistful of Collars, and The Sound and the Furry. He lives on Cape Cod with his dogs Audrey and Pearl. When not keeping them out of mischief, he is hard at work on the next Chet and Bernie mystery. Keep up with him—and with Chet and Bernie—by visiting ChetTheDog.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Aug
30
Happy Black Gay Pride! Fiona Zedde and Sheree L. Greer Present: The Blood and Wine Tour
Charis Books and More, Saturday, August 30 at 7pm
Join us in celebrating Black Gay Pride with the Charis leg of the Blood and Wine Tour: An intimate conversation about the work, the road, and the life. Join Sheree L. Greer and Fiona Zedde as they discuss their new work, Let the Lover Be and Desire at Dawn, and the writing life as indie writers navigating the traditional and non-traditional publishing landscape.This is a From Margin to Center Literary Event. The suggested donation is $5.

Location: Street: 1189 Euclid Ave NE City: Atlanta, Province: Georgia Postal Code: 30307-1509 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Aug
31
Advanced Yoga
Charis Books and More, Sunday, August 31 at 11am
Location: Street: 1189 Euclid Ave NE City: Atlanta, Province: Georgia Postal Code: 30307-1509 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
Sep
2
Tony Earley, Mr. Tall
A Cappella Books, Tuesday, September 2 at 7pm
Tony Earley, Mr. Tall. More information coming soon. Be sure to check back with us.

If you won't be able to attend this event, but would still like a signed copy of Mr. Tall, please visit http://www.acappellabooks.com/event/tony-earley-book-signing. (jasbro)
Sep
4
An Evening with Roberta Bondi: "Wild Things: Poems of Grief and Love, Loss and Gratitude"
Charis Books and More, Thursday, September 4 at 7:30pm
"Grief is such a messy thing," Roberta Bondi writes in the introduction to Wild Things. "It fills us with so many ideas and images, memories and fantasies, celebration and bitter regret all at once--all superimposed upon one another. No wonder it wears us out." In this book of poetry and reflections on her mother's death, Bondi acknowledges her grief in the presence of God over the span of a few months. She expresses many conflicting feelings: love, pain, anger, guilt, emptiness, confusion, exhaustion, relief that her mother was no longer suffering. As she celebrates her mother's life and wrestles with her own sense of loss and longing, she ponders the mystery of life, death, and God's presence everyday all around us in nature as well as in relationships. Even though we may feel isolated in our grief, we do not grieve alone, Bondi reminds us. In this firsthand account of her grief, Bondi offers a gift to all who are grieving - comfort and help with accepting the forward and backward movements of grief, loss, and, eventually, gratitude. In addition to helping those who grieve, Wild Things will also be a valuable resource for those seeking to aid and comfort the grieving: pastors, counselors, chaplains, hospice workers, and family and friends of those dealing with loss.

Roberta Bondi is Professor Emerita at Candler School of Theology, Emory University. She will be recognized for several "firsts" at Candler School of Theology in fall 2014, including that she was the first woman who attained tenured faculty status.

This is a Charis Circle From Margin to Center Event. The Suggested Donation is $5.

Location: Street: 1189 Euclid Ave NE City: Atlanta, Province: Georgia Postal Code: 30307-1509 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
6
Wendy Hamand Venet, A Changing Wind: Commerce and Conflict in Civil War Atlanta
Tall Tales Book Shop, Inc., Saturday, September 6 at 2pm
Local author Wendy Hamand Venet will be here signing her new book A Changing Wind: Commerce and Conflict in Civil War Atlanta.

"In 1845, Atlanta was the last stop at the end of a railroad line, the home of just twelve families and three general stores. By the 1860s, it was a thriving Confederate city, second only to Richmond in importance. A Changing Wind is the first history to explore the experiences of Atlanta's civilians during the young city's rapid growth, the devastation of the Civil War, and the Reconstruction era when Atlanta emerged as a "New South" city. A Changing Wind vividly brings to life the stories of Atlanta's diverse citizens--white and black, free and enslaved, well-to-do and everyday people. A rich and compelling account of residents' changing loyalties to the Union and the Confederacy, the book highlights the unequal economic and social impacts of the war, General Sherman's siege, and the stunning rebirth of the city in postwar years. The final chapter of the book focuses on Atlanta's historical memory of the Civil War and how racial divisions have led to separate commemorations of the war's meaning" (jasbro)… (more)
Sep
6
Elizabeth Gilbert
Philips Arena, Saturday, September 6 at unknown time
Elizabeth Gilbert, The Signature of All Things (added from Penguin)
Sep
6
Jan Karon, Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good
A Cappella Books, Saturday, September 6 at 7pm
Jan Karon Book Signing, Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good

More information coming soon. Be sure to check back with us.

If you won't be able to attend this event, but would still like a signed copy of Somewhere Safe with Somebody Good, please go to http://www.acappellabooks.com/event/jan-karon-book-signing . (jasbro)… (more)
Event location: Holy Trinity Parish, 515 E Ponce de Leon Avenue, Decatur, Georgia 30030
Sep
7
Yoga @ Charis: Movement, Reflection, Community
Charis Books and More, Sunday, September 7 at 11am
Charis is pleased to announce "Yoga @ Charis:" a weekly, all levels, donation based, yoga class facilitated by a rotation of yoga instructors. "Yoga @ Charis" welcomes the community to a yoga practice that ensures comfort to even the newest practitioner. "Yoga @ Charis" reconnects the body to the spirit and clears the mind from accumulated life stressors. Practitioners will leave feeling recharged and ready for the week ahead. 1st Sunday Instructor: Zahra 2nd Sunday Instructor:Zuri 3rd Sunday Instructor: Crystal 4th Sunday Master Class (suggested donation, $20) This event is co-sponsored by Charis Circle's Urban Sustainability Series. The suggested donation is $5.

Location: Street: 1189 Euclid Ave NE City: Atlanta, Province: Georgia Postal Code: 30307-1509 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
8
Making Space: A Community Writing Group for Activists, Healers, and Every Day Heroes
Charis Books and More, Monday, September 8 at 6:30pm
Making Space: A writing group for those of us who work, move or spend time serving others through human service and community professions (psychologists, educators, social workers, etc). Here, we will use writing as a means for deepening our understandings of our private and public journeys, our relationships, work and how we make space for ourselves (or don't) in the midst of it all. This is Charis Circle From Margin to Center Literary Program. The suggested donation is $10.

Location: Street: 1189 Euclid Ave NE City: Atlanta, Province: Georgia Postal Code: 30307-1509 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
9
Thomas Cahill
Thomas Cahill (A Saint on Death Row, Heretics and Heroes, Desire of the Everlasting Hills, How the Irish Saved Civilization, Jesus' little instruction book, Mysteries Of The Middle Ages, Journal of a soul, Sailing the Wine Dark Sea, The Gifts of the Jews)

Thomas Cahill’s appealing approach to distant history has won the attention of millions of readers in North America and beyond. Cahill is the author of five previous volumes in the Hinges of History series: How the Irish Saved Civilization, The Gifts of the Jews, Desire of the Everlasting Hills, Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea, and Mysteries Of The Middle Ages. They have been bestsellers not only in the United States but also in countries ranging from Italy to Brazil. He is also the author of A Saint on Death Row.www.thomasCahill.comThomas Cahill is represented by Random House Speakers Bureau (http://www.rhspeakers.com). (added from Random House)… (more)
Sep
9
Thomas Cahill
Thomas Cahill (added from Random House)
Sep
11
Mammary Lane: an evening of art and healing
Charis Books and More, Thursday, September 11 at 7:30pm
When the dark nasty showed up on her annual mammogram, Rosemary Griggs put her long career as a ceramic sculptor on hold as she faced a myriad of life-affirming and life-altering treatments. Though her vibrant spirit felt sapped, she managed to find the juice to sketch almost every day. Mammary Lane is a collection ofsketches, prose and poems that illustrate Rosemary's journey through the diagnosis, treatment and cure of breast cancer. Often humorous, sometimes wrenching and ultimately uplifting, Mammary Lane is both a memoir and a journal of survival. It is a love story featuring drawings of the many caregivers, both two- and four-legged, that helped her through the emotional and physical upheavals of breast cancer treatment. It illustrates her evolving decisions on breast reconstruction and eventual deconstruction. Finally, it is a tale of seeking and finding comfort in a changed body. This is a Charis Circle From Margin to Center Event. The Suggested Donation is $5 and all are welcome to attend.

Location: Street: 1189 Euclid Ave NE City: Atlanta, Province: Georgia Postal Code: 30307-1509 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
14
Yoga @ Charis: Movement, Reflection, Community
Charis Books and More, Sunday, September 14 at 11am
Charis is pleased to announce "Yoga @ Charis:" a weekly, all levels, donation based, yoga class facilitated by a rotation of yoga instructors. "Yoga @ Charis" welcomes the community to a yoga practice that ensures comfort to even the newest practitioner. "Yoga @ Charis" reconnects the body to the spirit and clears the mind from accumulated life stressors. Practitioners will leave feeling recharged and ready for the week ahead. 1st Sunday Instructor: Zahra 2nd Sunday Instructor:Zuri 3rd Sunday Instructor: Crystal 4th Sunday Master Class (suggested donation, $20) This event is co-sponsored by Charis Circle's Urban Sustainability Series. The suggested donation is $5.

Location: Street: 1189 Euclid Ave NE City: Atlanta, Province: Georgia Postal Code: 30307-1509 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
15
Trans and Friends: a Project of the Feminist Outlawz
Charis Books and More, Monday, September 15 at 7pm
This is a youth focused group for trans*people, people questioning their own gender, and aspiring allies. We provide a facilitated space to discuss gender, relevant resources, and activism around social issues. Whether silently or aloud, please come ready to consider your own gender in a transient world. This is a project of the Feminist Outlawz. This event is co-sponsored by Charis Circle's Strong Families, Whole Children Program.There is no suggested donation for youth participants of this program but adults and allies may make a donation in support of this program by clicking here.

Location: Street: 1189 Euclid Ave NE City: Atlanta, Province: Georgia Postal Code: 30307-1509 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
16
Chris Guillebeau
A Cappella Books, Tuesday, September 16 at 00am
Chris Guillebeau (added from Random House)
Sep
16
New Monthly Zinester Writing Group for 11-19 year olds!
Charis Books and More, Tuesday, September 16 at 5pm
Beginning on September 16th from 5pm-6:30pm the Atlanta Zine Library, Atlanta Zine Fest, and Charis are partnering to form a zinester writer’s group geared at 11-19 year olds. Zine content is the focus of this group. Each month we will highlight a specific aspect of zine culture, including perzines (personal zines), feminism and queer politics, music fanzines, and so on. Guest speakers active in the regional zine culture will co-facilitate. Group members will share their writings, layouts and designs—getting feedback from each other and seasoned zinesters. Next spring we will showcase everyone’s work in a zine exhibit. For more info, please email info@chariscircle.org. This is a Charis Circle Whole Children, Strong Families Program. The suggested donation is $5 but no one will be turned away for lack of funds. Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month from 5 – 6:30 pm Kick-off meeting on September 16th New members always welcome! Supplies provided $5 suggested donation Everyone welcome. Suggested ages: 11 - 19

Location: Street: 1189 Euclid Ave NE City: Atlanta, Province: Georgia Postal Code: 30307-1509 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
16
Chris Guillebeau, The Happiness of Pursuit
A Cappella Books, Tuesday, September 16 at 7pm
Chris Guillebeau (The Happiness of Pursuit, The $100 Startup)

Chris Guillebeau is a writer, entrepreneur, and traveler. During a lifetime of self-employment and ventures ranging from online publishing to volunteer work in West Africa, he has visited nearly every country on earth before the age of 35. Host of the World Domination Summit, an international gathering of creative people, Chris is focused on encouraging individual quests while also “giving back.” His main website, ChrisGuillebeau.com, is visited by more than 300,000 people a month. (added from Random House)… (more)
Sep
17
Tavis Smiley, Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Final Year
Jimmy Carter Library & Museum, Wednesday, September 17 at 6pm
PLEASE NOTE THE UPDATED TIME FOR THIS EVENT

Tavis Smiley, Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Final Year.

Carter Center's Day Chapel
TICKETED EVENT

This will be a ticketed event: $10 without the book, FREE with the purchase of the book.Tickets are available at http://www.acappellabooks.com/. New York Times bestselling author and award-winning broadcaster Tavis Smiley recounts the final 365 days of King's life, revealing the minister's trials and tribulations - denunciations by the press, rejection from the president, dismissal by the country's black middle class and militants, assaults on his character, ideology, and political tactics, to name a few - all of which he had to rise above in order to lead and address the racism, poverty, and militarism that threatened to destroy our democracy.

If you won't be able to attend this event, but would still like a signed copy of Death of a King, please visit http://www.acappellabooks.com/event/tavis-smiley-book-signing. (jasbro)
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Sep
17
Penny Mickelbury returns to Atlanta with her new novel: Belle City
Charis Books and More, Wednesday, September 17 at 7:15pm
Spanning nearly a century, Belle city, is an expansive, introspective, intergenerational saga of love and loss told from the disparate perspectives of an interracial couple struggling to survive as their descendants attempt to understand the legacies of this star-crossed pair.

This is a Georgia Center for the Book Event. It is free and open to the public.

Location: Street: 1189 Euclid Ave NE City: Atlanta, Province: Georgia Postal Code: 30307-1509 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
Sep
17
Penny Mickelbury Author Talk
Georgia Center for the Book, Wednesday, September 17 at 7:15pm
Penny Mickelbury will talk about her new novel "Belle City." (WhitepointPress)
Sep
18
Charles Lewis, 935 Lies: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America's Moral Integrity
Jimmy Carter Library & Museum, Thursday, September 18 at 7:15pm
Charles Lewis, 935 Lies: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America's Moral Integrity
Reading/Book Signing
Carter Presidential Library & Museum Theater
Free and Open to the Public

Charles Lewis, author of 935 Lies: The Future of Truth and the Decline of America's Moral Integrity and a pioneer of journalistic objectivity, looks at the various ways in which truth can be manipulated and distorted by governments, corporations, even lone individuals. He shows how truth is often distorted or diminished by delay: truth in time can save terrible erroneous choices. (jasbro)… (more)
Sep
19
Eric Shonkwiler, Above All Men
A Cappella Books, Friday, September 19 at 7pm
Eric Shonkwiler, Above All Men. More information coming soon. Be sure to check back with us.

If you won't be able to attend this event, but would still like a signed copy of Above All Men, click the Event webpage below. (jasbro)
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