From Page 158 Books

Upcoming Events

Reader, Meet Writer: Marian Keyes

07/07/2020 - 3:00PM

In partnership with the Southern Independent Bookseller Alliance, Page 158 Books is excited to present Reader, Meet Writer, a virtual event series featuring Southern authors hosted by national bestselling author Wiley Cash. Space is limited, so RSVP is required. Check out the rest of the tour on our website.   They're a glamorous family, the Caseys. Johnny Casey, his two brothers Ed and Liam, their beautiful, talented wives and all their kids spend a lot of time together—birthday parties...

Reader, Meet Writer: Silas House

07/09/2020 - 7:00PM

In partnership with the Southern Independent Bookseller Alliance, Page 158 Books is excited to present Reader, Meet Writer, a virtual event series featuring Southern authors hosted by national bestselling author Wiley Cash. Space is limited, so RSVP is required. Check out the rest of the tour on our website.   In his New York Times best-selling novel Silas House introduced himself as an important voice for Appalachia and, indeed, for the entire rural South. In Clay's Quilt, now a...

Author Event: Caitlin Hamilton Summie

07/11/2020 - 3:00PM

Page 158 Books welcomes Caitlin Hamilton Summie to discuss her book TO LAY TO REST OUR GHOSTS. This will be a digital event hosted on Crowdcast. You can register for the event here. In these ten elegantly written short stories, Caitlin Hamilton Summie takes readers from WWII Kansas City to a poor, drug-ridden neighborhood in New York, from western Massachusetts to woodsy Wisconsin, and from the quiet of rural Minnesota to its pulsing Twin Cities, each time navigating the geographical...

2nd & 3rd Grade Book Club

07/13/2020 - 3:30PM

This month’s selection is SPY CAMP by Stuart Gibbs. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Adult Day Book Club

07/13/2020 - 11:00AM

This month’s selection is THE FRIEND by Singrid Nunez. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Guilty Pleasures YA for Adults Book Club

07/13/2020 - 6:30PM

This month’s selection is TWILIGHT by Stephanie Meyer.

4th & 5th Grade Book Club

07/13/2020 - 4:30PM

This month’s selection is THE SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS 3: THE WIDE WINDOW by Lemony Snicket. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Reader, Meet Writer: Peggy Noe Stevens & Susan Reigler

07/14/2020 - 5:00PM

In partnership with the Southern Independent Bookseller Alliance, Page 158 Books is excited to present Reader, Meet Writer, a virtual event series featuring Southern authors hosted by national bestselling author Wiley Cash. Space is limited, so RSVP is required. Check out the rest of the tour on our website.   During their travels in bourbon country and beyond to conduct tastings and seminars, entertainment experts Peggy Noe Stevens and Susan Reigler often heard the question, "How do I...

Adult Evening Book Club

07/14/2020 - 6:00PM

This month’s selection is A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN by Betty Smith. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

What the F@#& Did I Just Read? Book Club

07/15/2020 - 6:30PM

This month’s selection is THE RAW SHARK TEXTS by Steven Hall.  

Fantasy Book Club

07/16/2020 - 6:30PM

This month’s selection is KINGS OF THE WYLD by Nicholas Eames. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Reader, Meet Writer: All the Songs We Sing

07/16/2020 - 7:00PM

In partnership with the Southern Independent Bookseller Alliance, Page 158 Books is excited to present Reader, Meet Writer, a virtual event series featuring Southern authors hosted by national bestselling author Wiley Cash. Space is limited, so RSVP is required. Check out the rest of the tour on our website.   North Carolina is home to a dazzling array of African-American writers who have been meeting and working for more than twenty-five years in service to their craft. Together, they...

Science Fiction Book Club

07/20/2020 - 6:00PM

This month’s selection is THE USE OF WEAPONS by Iain M. Banks.

Reader, Meet Writer: Kristin Harmel

07/21/2020 - 5:00PM

In partnership with the Southern Independent Bookseller Alliance, Page 158 Books is excited to present Reader, Meet Writer, a virtual event series featuring Southern authors hosted by national bestselling author Wiley Cash. Space is limited, so RSVP is required. Check out the rest of the tour on our website.   Eva Traube Abrams, a librarian in Florida, is shelving books one morning when her eyes lock on a photograph in the New York Times. The accompanying article discusses the looting of...

Nonfiction Book Club

07/22/2020 - 6:00PM

This month’s selection is THE 100% SOLUTION by Solomon Goldstein-Rose. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Mystery Book Club

07/23/2020 - 11:00AM

This month’s selection is THE GUEST LIST by Lucy Foley. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Classics Book Club

07/23/2020 - 7:00PM

This month’s selection is THE SECRET GARDEN by Frances Hodgson Burnett. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Author Event: Holly George-Warren

07/23/2020 - 6:45PM

This blazingly intimate biography of Janis Joplin establishes the Queen of Rock & Roll as the rule-breaking musical trailblazer and complicated, gender-bending rebel she was.   Janis Joplin’s first transgressive act was to be a white girl who gained an early sense of the power of the blues, music you could only find on obscure records and in roadhouses along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast. But even before that, she stood out in her conservative oil town. She was a tomboy who was...

Reader, Meet Writer: Jill McCorkle

07/23/2020 - 7:00PM

In partnership with the Southern Independent Bookseller Alliance, Page 158 Books is excited to present Reader, Meet Writer, a virtual event series featuring Southern authors hosted by national bestselling author Wiley Cash. Space is limited, so RSVP is required. Check out the rest of the tour on our website.   A mesmerizing novel about the burden of secrets carried across generations. Lil and Frank married young, launched into courtship when they bonded over how they both—suddenly,...

Middle School Book Club

07/27/2020 - 6:00PM

This month’s selection is THE ROSE SOCIETY by Marie Lu. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Reader, Meet Writer: S. A. Cosby

07/28/2020 - 5:00PM

In partnership with the Southern Independent Bookseller Alliance, Page 158 Books is excited to present Reader, Meet Writer, a virtual event series featuring Southern authors hosted by national bestselling author Wiley Cash. Space is limited, so RSVP is required. Check out the rest of the tour on our website.   "The gritty, brutal narrative is complemented by the author's sublime use of sensory description and regional imagery. In addition, the epic, jaw-dropping chase sequences that...

Author Event: James Nestor

07/29/2020 - 7:00PM

Page 158 Books welcomes author James Nestor for a discussion of his new book BREATH: THE NEW SCIENCE OF A LOST ART. This will be a digital event, registration is required. No matter what you eat, how much you exercise, how skinny or young or wise you are, none of it matters if you’re not breathing properly. There is nothing more essential to our health and well-being than breathing: take air in, let it out, repeat 25,000 times a day. Yet, as a species, humans have lost the ability to breathe...

Horror Book Club

08/03/2020 - 6:30PM

This month’s selection is FAERIE TALE by Raymond E. Feist. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Reader, Meet Writer: Odie Lindsey

08/06/2020 - 7:00PM

In partnership with the Southern Independent Bookseller Alliance, Page 158 Books is excited to present Reader, Meet Writer, a virtual event series featuring Southern authors hosted by national bestselling author Wiley Cash. Space is limited, so RSVP is required. Check out the rest of the tour on our website.   Some Go Home is a searing debut novel following three generations fractured by murder in fictional Pitchlynn, Mississippi that complicates notions of race, class, history, and...

Adult Day Book Club

08/10/2020 - 11:00AM

This month’s selection is THE ISLAND OF SEA WOMEN by Lisa See. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Guilty Pleasures YA for Adults Book Club

08/10/2020 - 6:30PM

This month’s selection is UNRAVEL THE DUSK by Elizabeth Lim. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Evening Book Club

08/11/2020 - 6:00PM

This month’s selection is THE NICKEL BOYS by Colson Whitehead. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Science Fiction Book Club

08/17/2020 - 6:00PM

This month’s selection is AXIOM'S END by Lindsay Ellis. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

What the F@#& Did I Just Read? Book Club

08/19/2020 - 6:30PM

This month’s selection is THE CRYING OF LOT 49 by Thomas Pynchon. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.  

Author Event: Jenny Milchman

08/19/2020 - 6:30PM

Page 158 Books welcomes award-winning author Jenny Milchman for an evening in conversation about her new book THE SECOND MOTHER. Opportunity: Teacher needed to instruct in one-room schoolhouse on remote island in Maine. Certification in grades K-8 a must. Julie Weathers isn't sure if she's running away or starting over, but the sun-washed, sea-stormed small town in Maine holds so much promise. The idea of teaching a one-room schoolhouse seems quaint and delightful – the perfect way to start...

Fantasy Book Club

08/20/2020 - 6:30PM

This month’s selection is THE MAGPIE LORD by Kj Charles. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Romance Book Club

08/24/2020 - 11:00AM

It’s time for our Quarterly Romance Club!   Each meeting we will discuss three books -- a diverse read, a contemporary/sweet read, and a spicy read. Participants can read any or all of these books, but the purchase of at least one pick is required to attend.   For our August meeting we will discuss:   THE KISS QUOTIENT by Helen Hoang A DUKE, THE LADY, AND A BABY by Vanessa Riley BARED TO YOU by Sylvia Day   This book club will meet online. Please email info@...

Classics Book Club

08/27/2020 - 7:00PM

This month’s selection is CANNERY ROW by John Steinbeck. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

Mystery Book Club

08/27/2020 - 11:00AM

This month’s selection is THE 71/2 DEATHS OF EVELYN HARDCASTLE by Stuart Turton. This book club will meet online. Please email info@page158books.com to be added to the event.

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