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6:00 pm

Hometown Authors Holiday Book Sale

December 10, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hotel Commonwealth, 500 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215 United States

Event hosted by Ben & Tonya Mezrich to benefit Raising A Reader and Boston Book Festival. Join these local authors for a festive night! Stock up on personalized copies of your favorite titles for the gift giving season while giving back to your local community. Heather Abel • Kate Bowler • Rob Cocuzzo • Jef Czekaj • Anita Diamant Patrick Downes • Joe Finder • Andy Husbands • Gish Jen • Jessica […]

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6:30 pm

Author Talk with Jack Kelly

December 10, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
South Boston Library, 646 East Broadway
So. Boston, MA United States

With a special introduction by  Senator Nick Collins Jack Kelly, author of Sharp Needle: A Memoir, recounts his spiral into heroin addiction, recovery, and 2013 Boston political campaign. After surgery for a hockey injury in high school, Jack became addicted to prescription opioids. He soon descended into a life of heroin use which led to […]

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7:00 pm

Book Swap at Trident Bookstore

December 10, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Trident Booksellers & Cafe, 338 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115 United States

Bring one to three books in good condition (no textbooks or mass markets, please!) to swap with fellow attendees. Everyone will go home with a new book to add to their shelves. This will operate like a white elephant gift exchange. Tickets Available NOW! Admission is $5, which may be used as a voucher toward […]

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Did You Know?

Certain books were “banned in Boston” at least as far back as 1651, when one William Pynchon wrote a book criticizing Puritanism.