The UVA Bookstore is pleased to host, on our Mezzanine, University lecturer in Art History and Sociology, Claire Milliken Raymond, who will read from and sign her latest book of poetry MOTELS WHERE WE LIVED (published under the name Claire Milliken).
HooReads! is an exciting new global reading program for alumni, families, and friends focusing on a recent U.Va. faculty book. The first HooReads! will focus on The Mystery of the Invisible Hand: A Henry Spearman Mystery by Marshall Jevons, U.Va.’s esteemed Economics Professor Kenneth G.
Joint-Use Library, Virginia Beach Public Library System
For grades 3, 4, and 5. We’ll discuss Eleanor Coerr’s book about Sadako Sasaki who lived in Japan during and after World War II. Why did Sadako make so many paper cranes? We’ll find out and fold a few cranes of our own.
Helene Wecker, winner of the 2014 VCU Cabell First Novelist Award for The Golem and the Jinni, reads from her book and is then joined by her agent and editor for a discussion of the evolution of the book from original idea to first draft to published work.