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Untold Stories of the Battenkill with Elizabeth Cockey

Join us for a talk by Elizabeth Cockey, author of Untold Stories of the Battenkill. 

Untold Stories of the Battenkill is a full color, hardcover coffee table collection of original artwork and photography inspired by the beauty of the Battenkill River, the nearly 60-mile long river that rises in Vermont, flows into New York, and is a tributary of the Hudson River.

Bookworm Pre-School Book Club

Do you know a preschool age child and want to read to them more? The Cambridge Elementary School and Battenkill Books are happy to announce that they are continuing to offer the FREE Cambridge Bookworm Preschool Book Club.

Poetry Night

Bring a poem or two to share, your own or someone else's. 

Poetry Night (7/27/17)

Bring a poem or two to share, your own or someone else's. 

Fiction Book Club: News of the World by Paulette Jiles

Join us for a discussion of Paulette Jiles' News of the World.

In the aftermath of the Civil War, an aging itinerant news reader agrees to transport a young captive of the Kiowa back to her people in this exquisitely rendered, morally complex, multilayered novel of historical fiction from the author of Enemy Women that explores the boundaries of family, responsibility, honor, and trust.

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$15.99
ISBN: 9780062409218
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow & Company - June 20th, 2017

Fiction Book Club: Rabbit Cake by Annie Hartnett

Please join us for a discussion of Annie Hartnett's Rabbit Cake. 

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$15.95
ISBN: 9781941040560
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tin House Books - March 7th, 2017

Author Event: James Howard Kunstler, A Safe & Happy Place (6/3/17)

Join author James Howard Kunstler for a reading and discussion of his newest novel, A Safe and Happy Place

“In the fall of 1967, a schlemiel named Don Bessemer from Short Pump, Virginia, got me pregnant. Well, okay, I got myself pregnant with his assistance.
I fell for this superficial clod one rainy October afternoon when we were the only two patrons in a hole-in-the-wall called Café Ludovico off Astor Place. . . .”

Sendak Fellow Panel Discussion (6/6/17)

Join this year's Sendak Fellows for a panel discussion and book signing. This year's fellows are: The Fan Brothers (Terry and Eric Fan), Rashin Kheiriyeh, and Eliza Wheeler.

Author Event: Leslie Sharpe, The Quarry Fox: And Other Critters of the Wild Catskills (5/27/17)

Join us for a talk and signing with naturalist and author Leslie Sharpe, who will discuss her new book, The Quarry Fox: And Other Critters of the Wild Catskills

The Quarry Fox: And Other Critters of the Wild Catskills Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781468312478
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Overlook Press - March 7th, 2017

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