From Page 158 Books

Upcoming Events

Author Event: Victoria Gilbert

07/21/2018 - 1:00PM

Victoria Gilbert comes to Page 158 Books to discuss the second installment of her Blue Ridge Library mystery series, Shelved Under Murder. Autumn leaves aren’t the only things falling in the historic Virginia village of Taylorsford—so are some cherished memories, and a few bodies. October in Taylorsford, Virginia means it’s leaf peeping season, with bright colorful foliage and a delightful fresh crew of tourists attending the annual Heritage Festival which celebrates local history and arts...

Author Event: Jacqueline Leigh

07/21/2018 - 10:30AM

Join Page 158 for a very special story time with Jacqueline Leigh, author of Time for Bed with Ford and Red and The Spill. The Spill is a silly tale geared towards preschool and school-aged children. The story follows a steadfast young girl and her journey for the perfect cup of milk. One morning, Faye wakes with an unpleasant feeling of thirst. She is filled with determination for a full cup of milk, one that will surely send the dryness out of her mouth. The trouble really begins...

Nonfiction Book Club: July

07/25/2018 - 6:00PM

This month's selection is A Thirsty Land by Seamus McGraw.

Classics Book Club: July

07/26/2018 - 7:00PM

This month's selection is The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton.

Mystery Book Club: July

07/26/2018 - 11:00AM

This month's selection is A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny.

Harry Potter 20th Anniversary Party

07/28/2018 - 2:00PM

Celebrate 20 years of magic! Join us on July 28 from 2-8 pm for: - Quidditch Pong - Costume Contest - Sorting Hat - Trivia - Butter Beer - Wands and Potion Necklaces - and of course, the new 20th anniversary edition of all seven books!

Author Event: Sheila Ingle

08/04/2018 - 1:00PM

Sheila Ingle visits Page 158 Books to discuss her book Tales of a Cosmic Possum, a SIBA Okra Pick for Fall 2017. These eight stories are based on the lives of three generations of Appalachian women who worked in Upstate cotton mills. Passing on their traditions, speech, and love for family, the Ingle and Moseley wives took care of their households and their community. Sheila is a former educator with a passion for the stories of women who are often overlooked by history. Tales of a Cosmic...

2nd & 3rd Grade Book Club: August

08/09/2018 - 4:30PM

This month's selection is Invisible Emmie by Terri Libenson.

4th & 5th Grade Book Club: August

08/10/2018 - 4:30PM

This month's selection is Ice Wolves by Amie Kaufman.

Author Event: Kyshaa Sand

08/11/2018 - 1:00PM

Described as "An urban story that will grab you from the first page," She Held it Down is an exciting thrill ride set in Raleigh NC. Join us as Kyshaa Sand discusses Part 1 and launches the newly published She Held it Down Part 2. Both books will be available to purchase in store during the event.

Guilty Pleasures YA for Adults Book Club: August

08/13/2018 - 6:30PM

This month's selection is "The Cruel Prince" by Holly Black.

Adult Day Book Club: August

08/13/2018 - 11:00AM

This month's selection is The High Tide Club by Mary Kay Andrews.

Teen Book Club

08/13/2018 - 5:00PM

This month's selection is Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo.

Adult Evening Book Club: August

08/14/2018 - 6:00PM

This month's selection is I'll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara.

Fantasy Book Club: August

08/16/2018 - 6:30PM

This month's selection is Hounded by Kevin Hearne.

Science Fiction Book Club: August

08/20/2018 - 6:00PM

This month's selection is The Expert System's Brother by Adrian Tchaikovsky.

Nonfiction Book Club: August

08/22/2018 - 6:00PM

This month's selection is The Secret Token by Andrew Lawler.

Classics Book Club: August

08/23/2018 - 7:00PM

This month's selection is In Cold Blood by Truman Capote.

Mystery Book Club: August

08/23/2018 - 11:00AM

This month's selection is Lowcountry Bookshop by Susan M. Boyer.

Author Event: Michel Stone

08/28/2018 - 6:30PM

Join Page 158 Books in welcoming Michel Stone for a discussion of her timely and powerful novel Border Child. Four years ago, Hector left his small village in Mexico and crossed into the United States, hoping to create a better life for his young family. Unbeknownst to him, his wife, Lilia, crossed shortly thereafter, planning to surprise him. During her crossing, though, she was separated from their infant daughter—who disappeared. In this deeply moving and sensitive novel, Michel Stone...

Author Event: Diane Chamberlain

10/03/2018 - 7:00PM

When Caroline Sears receives the news that her unborn baby girl has a heart defect, she is devastated. It is 1970 and there seems to be little that can be done. But her brother-in-law, a physicist, tells her that something can be done to save her baby. Something that will require a kind of strength and courage that Caroline never knew she had. Something that will mean a mind-bending leap of faith on her part. And all for the love of her unborn child. A rich, genre-spanning, breathtaking novel...

Author Event: Mary Amato

10/17/2018 - 6:30PM

When the coolest girl in the class invites you to her exclusive after-school club, how can you say no? Even if it means skipping out on Songwriting Club? Even if she’s always been too popular to give you the time of day? Even if she asks you to paint the walls and serve the tea…?  Soon Lucy McGee realizes she’s been tricked into becoming mean girl Scarlett Tandy’s errand girl—and she’s getting in trouble for skipping her after-school activities. Things get complicated as she tries to...

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