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Location: Mesquite, Tx

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There are 9 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

Paperbacks Plus (0.1 miles)
108 E. Davis Street, Mesquite, Texas 75149
300 West Grubb Drive, Mesquite, TX 75149
Mardel - Mesquite (2.2 miles)
2308 N. Galloway, Mesquite, TX 75150
18775 LBJ Freeway, Mesquite, TX 75150
12450 Elam Rd., Balch Springs, TX 75180
1645 Town East Blvd., Mesquite, TX 75150
4000 Pioneer Road, Suite 105, Balch Springs, TX 75180
3501 Gus Thomasson Rd. #51, Mesquite, Texas 75150
9609 Lake June Rd., Dallas, TX 75217
2600 Oates Drive, Mesquite, TX 75150
1125 South Buckner Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75217
1301 Edd Road, Dallas, TX 75253
6006 Everglade Road, Dallas, TX 75227
4845 Broadway Blvd, Garland, TX 75043
9150 Ferguson Rd, Dallas, TX 75228
Lucky Dog Books (7.5 miles)
10801 Garland Rd, Dallas, TX 75218
11221 Lochwood Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75218
6121 Worth Street, Dallas, TX 75214
3900 Main Street, Rowlett, TX 75082
2922 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Dallas, TX 75215
Paperbacks Plus (9.9 miles)
6115 La Vista, Dallas, TX 75214
625 Austin Street, Garland, TX 75040
4005 Swiss Ave, Dallas, TX 75204
10045 Audelia Road, Dallas, TX 75238
6780 Abrams Rd. #109, Dallas, Texas 75231

Local events

Aug
12
Amy Bloom
University Park Public Library, Tuesday, August 12 at 00am
Amy Bloom (Persuasion, A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, away, Love invents us, Normal, Lucky us, Where the God of Love Hangs Out, The Wings of the Dove, Between Here and Here (short story))

Amy Bloom is the author of the bestselling and acclaimed away; Come to Me, a National Book Award finalist; A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award; Love invents us; and Normal. Her stories have appeared in The Best American Short Stories, O. Henry Prize Short Stories, The Scribner Anthology of Contemporary Short Fiction, and many other anthologies here and abroad. She has written for The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic Monthly, Vogue, Granta, and Slate, among other publications, and has won a National Magazine Award. Bloom teaches creative writing at Yale University. (added from Random House)… (more)
Aug
12
Amy Bloom
University Park Public Library, Tuesday, August 12 at 7pm
Amy Bloom (Persuasion, A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, away, Love invents us, Normal, Lucky us, Where the God of Love Hangs Out, The Wings of the Dove, Between Here and Here (short story))

Amy Bloom is the author of the bestselling and acclaimed away; Come to Me, a National Book Award finalist; A Blind Man Can See How Much I Love You, nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award; Love invents us; and Normal. Her stories have appeared in The Best American Short Stories, O. Henry Prize Short Stories, The Scribner Anthology of Contemporary Short Fiction, and many other anthologies here and abroad. She has written for The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, The Atlantic Monthly, Vogue, Granta, and Slate, among other publications, and has won a National Magazine Award. Bloom teaches creative writing at Yale University. (added from Random House)… (more)
Aug
19
Hampton Sides
Highland Park United Methodist Church, Tuesday, August 19 at 7pm
Hampton Sides (Americana, Blood and Thunder, Ghost Soldiers, Hellhound On His Trail, In the kingdom of ice)

Hampton Sides is an award-winning editor of Outside and the author of the bestselling histories Hellhound on his Trial, Blood and Thunder and Ghost Soldiers. He lives in New Mexico with his wife, Anne, and their three sons. (added from Random House)
Aug
29
Bart Davis
African American Museum of Dallas, Friday, August 29 at 6:30pm
Bart Davis has written four nonfiction books, The Woman Who Can’t Forget, Closure, Shooting Stars, and Holy War on the Home Front. He is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science and Stony Brook University and holds a BA in English and an MA in social work. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Aug
30
Bart Davis
African American Museum of Dallas, Saturday, August 30 at 12pm
Bart Davis has written four nonfiction books, The Woman Who Can’t Forget, Closure, Shooting Stars, and Holy War on the Home Front. He is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science and Stony Brook University and holds a BA in English and an MA in social work. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Aug
30
Bart Davis
African American Museum of Dallas, Saturday, August 30 at 12pm
Bart Davis has written four nonfiction books, The Woman Who Can’t Forget, Closure, Shooting Stars, and Holy War on the Home Front. He is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science and Stony Brook University and holds a BA in English and an MA in social work. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Sep
25
Merritt Tierce
The Wild Detectives, Thursday, September 25 at 7pm
Merritt Tierce (Love Me Back)

Merritt Tierce, a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 honoree, was born and raised in Texas, and graduated from college at the age of 19. She received her MFA in fiction writing from the Iowa Writers' Workshop, where she was named a Meta Rosenberg Fellow. In 2011, she was a recipient of a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers' Award. Merritt lives near Dallas with her husband and children. (added from Random House)… (more)
Sep
27
Special Storytime With Author, Phelesha Hamilton
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Uptown Village, Saturday, September 27 at 11am
The Promised King by Phelesha Hamilton

Author Signing, Storytime, Author Reading Join us on Saturday, September 27 at 11:00 am for a very special Storytime with author, Phelesha Hamilton! Phelesha will be reading from her new book, The Promised King and signing copies of it until 1:00 pm. We hope to see you there! (added from Barnes & Noble)
Oct
5
Wolf in White Van
The Wild Detectives, Sunday, October 5 at 7pm
Meet musician and author John Darnielle as he reads from his new novel Wolf in White Van. (added from Macmillan)
Oct
7
Lawrence Wright
The Hockaday School, Tuesday, October 7 at 7pm
Lawrence Wright (In the New World, Remembering Satan, Saints and Sinners, The Looming Tower, Going Clear, Thirteen Days in September)

Lawrence Wright is a staff writer for The New Yorker. He is the author of a novel, God’s Favorite, and has also authored six previous books of nonfiction—City Children, Country Summer; In the New World; Saints and Sinners; Remembering Satan; Twins; and The Looming Tower. The Looming Tower received many awards, including the Pulitzer Prize, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and the New York Public Library’s Helen Bernstein Book Award for Excellence in Journalism. He is also a screenwriter and a playwright. He and his wife are longtime residents of Austin, Texas. (added from Random House)… (more)
Oct
8
James Ellroy
The Angelika Film Center & Café Dallas, Wednesday, October 8 at 7pm
James Ellroy (American Tabloid, Because the night, Blood on the Moon, Blood's a rover, Crime Wave, Destination: Morgue!, Hollywood Nocturnes, L.A. Confidential, My Dark Places, Suicide Hill, The Black Dahlia, The cold six thousand, White jazz, The Dain curse, The Glass Key, and Selected Stories, The Hilliker Curse)

James Ellroy was born in Los Angeles in 1948. He is the author of the L.A. Quartet: The Black Dahlia, The Big Nowhere, L.A. Confidential, and White jazz, and the Underworld U.S.A. Trilogy: American Tabloid, The cold six thousand, and Blood’s A Rover. These seven novels have won numerous honors and were international best sellers. Ellroy currently lives in Los Angeles.www.jamesEllroy.netJames Ellroy is represented by Random House Speakers Bureau (http://www.rhspeakers.com). (added from Random House)… (more)
Oct
27
Jodi Picoult
Highland Park United Methodist Church, Monday, October 27 at 7pm
Jodi Picoult (Leaving time)

Jodi Picoult is the author of twenty-two novels, including the #1 New York Times bestsellers The Storyteller, Lone Wolf, Between the Lines, Sing You Home, House Rules, Handle with Care, Change of Heart, Nineteen Minutes, and My Sister’s Keeper. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children. (added from Random House)… (more)
Nov
10
Ree Drummond will be promoting The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays
Sam's Club - Dallas, Monday, November 10 at 4pm
Ree Drummond will be promoting The Pioneer Woman Cooks: A Year of Holidays (added from HarperCollins)
Nov
12
Wally Lamb will be promoting We Are Water
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Lincoln Park, Wednesday, November 12 at 7pm
Wally Lamb will be promoting We are water (added from HarperCollins)
Nov
23
Clint Hill
Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, Sunday, November 23 at 11am
Clint Hill is a retired United States Secret Service agent who will forever be remembered for his courageous actions in the presidential motorcade during the John F. Kennedy assassination. Assigned to protect Jacqueline Kennedy, Hill remained with Mrs. Kennedy and the children for one year after the tragedy. Proudly and humbly serving five presidents—Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford—Hill rose through the ranks of the most elite protective force in the world, during the tumultuous time that encompassed the Vietnam War, the assassinations of JFK, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert F. Kennedy, and Watergate. He retired in 1975 as Assistant Director, United States Secret Service, responsible for all protective forces. In 2012, he penned his remarkable memoir, Mrs. Kennedy and Me, which became a #1 New York Times bestseller. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
23
Clint Hill
Half Price Books - East Northwest Highway, Sunday, November 23 at 3pm
Clint Hill is a retired United States Secret Service agent who will forever be remembered for his courageous actions in the presidential motorcade during the John F. Kennedy assassination. Assigned to protect Jacqueline Kennedy, Hill remained with Mrs. Kennedy and the children for one year after the tragedy. Proudly and humbly serving five presidents—Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford—Hill rose through the ranks of the most elite protective force in the world, during the tumultuous time that encompassed the Vietnam War, the assassinations of JFK, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert F. Kennedy, and Watergate. He retired in 1975 as Assistant Director, United States Secret Service, responsible for all protective forces. In 2012, he penned his remarkable memoir, Mrs. Kennedy and Me, which became a #1 New York Times bestseller. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Nov
25
Sarah Palin will be promoting Good Tidings and Great Joy
Costco - Plano, Tuesday, November 25 at 10:30am
Sarah Palin will be promoting Good Tidings and Great Joy (added from HarperCollins)
Dec
5
Eve LaPlante
Friends of the SMU Libraries, Friday, December 5 at 11:30am
Eve LaPlante is a great niece and a first cousin of Abigail and Louisa May Alcott. She is the author of Seized, American Jezebel, and Salem Witch Judge, which won the 2008 Massachusetts Book Award for Nonfiction. She is also the editor of My Heart Is Boundless the first collection of Abigail May Alcott’s private papers. She lives with her family in New England. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Dec
5
Eve LaPlante
Friends of the SMU Libraries, Friday, December 5 at unknown time
Eve LaPlante is a great niece and a first cousin of Abigail and Louisa May Alcott. She is the author of Seized, American Jezebel, and Salem Witch Judge, which won the 2008 Massachusetts Book Award for Nonfiction. She is also the editor of My Heart Is Boundless the first collection of Abigail May Alcott’s private papers. She lives with her family in New England. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Jan
16
Jane Pauley
Highland Park United Methodist Church, Friday, January 16, 2015 at unknown time
Jane Pauley has been a familiar face on TV for more than thirty years. She served as cohost of Today from 1976 to 1989, anchored Dateline NBC for eleven years, and in 2004 became the host of her own daytime program, The Jane Pauley Show. Her memoir, Skywriting: A Life Out of the Blue, was a New York Times bestseller. She lives with her husband, Doonesbury cartoonist Garry Trudeau, in New York City. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Feb
3
Amy Tan will be promoting The Valley of Amazement
Dallas Museum of Art, Tuesday, February 3, 2015 at unknown time
Amy Tan will be promoting The Valley of Amazement (added from HarperCollins)
Mar
6
Misty Copeland
Dallas Museum of Art, Friday, March 6, 2015 at 7:30pm
Misty Copeland made history by becoming the third African-American ballerina for the American Ballet Theatre, the first in decades. A recipient of the Leonore Annenberg Fellowship in the Arts and an inductee into the Boys and Girls Club Alumni Hall of Fame, she currently lives in New York City. Visit her online at MistyCopeland.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Mar
8
Carol Cassella
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Lincoln Park, Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 4pm
Carol Cassella, MD, is a practicing anesthesiologist, novelist, and speaker. She majored in English Literature at Duke University and attended Baylor College of Medicine. She is the bestselling author of the novels Oxygen and Healer, both published by Simon & Schuster. Carol lives on Bainbridge Island, Washington, with her husband and two sets of twins. Visit the author at CarolCassella.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Mar
27
Ron Rash will be promoting Nothing Gold Can Stay
Dallas Museum of Art, Friday, March 27, 2015 at unknown time
Ron Rash will be promoting Nothing Gold Can Stay (added from HarperCollins)
Apr
8
Carl Hoffman will be promoting Savage Harvest
Dallas Museum of Art, Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 7:30pm
Carl Hoffman will be promoting Savage Harvest (added from HarperCollins)
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