Author Events

CANCELLED: Video Chat with Author Daniel R. Schwarz

Meet New York author Dan Schwarz in this special video chat, and discuss his book Endtimes?: Crises and Turmoil at the New York Times, 1999-2009. Read more »

CANCELLED: Video Chat with Author Daniel R. Schwarz

Location: Main Library
Date: Sunday, October 27, 2013 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Meet New York author Dan Schwartz in this special video chat, and discuss his book Endtimes?: Crises and Turmoil at the New York Times, 1999-2009.

The Poetry of Alabama Music

Acclaimed author Frye Gaillard and musical artist Kathryn Scheldt intertwine music and poetry in this special literary concert on Sunday, August 25, at 2 p.m. at the Main Library. Read more »

Meet the Author: Robert Inman

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Nationally acclaimed author Robert Inman discusses his latest novel, The Governor's Lady.

A heartfelt story of a determined woman's fight to establish her independence in the tumultuous world of male-dominated politics, The Governor’s Lady shows how politics brings out the best and worst in people and how the public arena affects politicians’ values and relationships

Meet the Author: Susan Schneider

Biopsychologist Susan Schneider discusses her latest book, The Science of Consequences: How They Affect Genes, Change the Brain, and Impact Our World, and the discoveries about cause and effects on our genetic makeup on Monday September 30, at 11 a.m. at the Main Library. Read more »

Meet the Author: Susan Schneider

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, September 30, 2013 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Biopsychologist Susan Schneider discusses her latest book, "The Science of Consequences: How They Affect Genes, Change the Brain, and Impact Our World" and the discoveries about cause and their effects on our genetic makeup. 

"The Science of Consequences" tells a tale ranging from genetics to neurotransmitters, from emotion to language, from parenting to politics--bringing together research from many fields to show how something that seems so simple can explain so much.

Books will be available for purchase and signing

Author Chat Book Club

John Sims Jeter joins our discussion of his novel, ...and the angels sang, on Thursday, September 12, from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pizzelle's Confections at Lowe Mill. Read more »

Author Chat Book Club: Faulkner and Zombies

Never thought you'd read a zombie book? "Zombie's Mandate: Find Billy Faulkner" may change your mind. Read more »

Author Chat Book Club: Carter Martin and "Zombie's Mandate: Find Billy Faulkner"

Location: Main Library
Date: Thursday, August 8, 2013 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Never thought you'd read a zombie book?  This one may change your mind.  Novelist and poet Carter Martin weaves William Faulkner with zombies, a combination that may just surprise you.  A former UAH professor, Carter also happens to be a regional authority on Faulkner.  He'll join our discussion of his book.

Book Release Party: Nocturn by Ronald Andrés Moore

Location: Bailey Cove Meeting Room
Date: Saturday, August 3, 2013 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join groundbreaking Alabama author, Ronald Andrés Moore, for an author talk, book signing, and celebration of his new release, NOCTURN, at the Bailey Cove Public Library. Refreshments provided. Steampunk and Gothic costumes are encouraged!  See the official book trailer here.

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