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Rakestraw Books "Live at Home!"

 

Photo several authors (clockwise from left): Elin Hilderbrand, Jamie Brenner, Matt Haig, Lev Grossman, and Marc Brackett. This photograph promotes the virtual event program of Rakestraw Books.

Rakestraw Books "Live at Home" is a curated series of live-streamed events, giving you the chance to enjoy visits with celebrated authors. We are delighted to present our next round of events for October and November 2020. Please join us!

  • Tuesday, 6 October 2020 at 5 PM -- We are thrilled to welcome bestselling novelist Elin Hilderbrand back to Rakestraw Books as we celebrate the publication of her new novel, Troubles in Paradise. During this special event Elin will be joined in conversation by novelist Jamie Brenner. The first 60 customers to purchase tickets will receive a copy of the book with a bookplate signed by Elin Hilderbrand. Tickets include a copy of Troubles in Paradise. Purchase your ticket HERE.
  • Thursday, 8 October 2020 at 5 PM -- We welcome back our old friend novelist Lev Grossman. During this special event for the whole family Lev will be discussing his new book, The Silver Arrow. The first 50 customers to purchase tickets will receive a book with a bookplate signed by Lev Grossman. Tickets include a copy of The Silver Arrow. Purchase your tickets HERE.
  • Saturday, 17 October 2020 at 9:30 AM -- Bestselling novelist Matt Haig joins us to discuss his brilliant new novel, The Midnight Library. During this special event Matt will be joined in conversation by his US editor Patrick Nolan. The first 60 customers to purchase tickets will receive a copy of the book with a bookplate signed by Matt Haig. Tickets include a copy of The Midnight Library. Purchase your ticket HERE.
  • Thursday, 22 October 2020 at 5 PM -- In association with The Athenian School, we are delighted to invite you to a special event for parents with Marc Brackett, PhD.. He will be discussing his book, Permission to Feel. Tickets are $5 (includes a $5 coupon towards your purchase of Permission to Feel from Rakestraw Books). Purchase your ticket HERE.

We are delighted to present virtual school visits with Lev Grossman and Stuart Gibbs this month. Please contact the shop if you are interested in virtual school event opportunities.