July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Carmichael’s hosts former Louisvillian and debut novelist, Kristen Simmons
Add another name to the list of Louisvillians in the limelight (and order one of those big ol’ posters, too). Rising young adult novelist, Kristen Simmons, brings her breakout book to Carmichael’s Bookstore this Thursday, March 8th at 7pm.
With the end of the world only a mere 290 days away (ask any self-respecting Mayan), the idea of the “dystopian society” or “post-apocalyptic wasteland” is a topic that is perhaps bearing its first weight on the hearts and minds of the Earth’s citizens.  Ahhh...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Authors Sam and Debbie Thomas share the stores of Crescent Hill at The Filson
The Crescent Hill neighborhood gets touted again! Join local authors Sam and Debbie Thomas at The Filson tomorrow, Tuesday February 21st, at 6pm as they share the stories that contributed to the creation of their popular books.
So, just how cool is Crescent Hill?  Make no mistake, the popular and eclectic borough has definitely won both Louisville’s local love and literary laud.  As one of Louisville’s oldest and most beautiful neighborhoods – that also just happens to have the added bonus...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Carmichael’s hosts acclaimed young-adult novelist, Silas House, at the Clifton C
Carmichael’s Bookstore is pleased to host a reading and signing with author Silas House this coming Monday, February 20th, at The Clifton Center. Starting at 7pm, mix and mingle with the author as he celebrates the release of his latest venture in young-adult fiction, ‘Same Sun Here’.
Young-adult fiction – like a good scientific theory – has elements that all come together to create what should, logically, be an ultimately sound reading experience for those sub-adult humans not quite ready to head straight for David Foster Wallace.  In theory, young-adult...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Author John E. Findling brings the history of Crescent Hill to Carmichael’s
Head out to everybody’s favorite local bookstore this Sunday, February 12th at 4pm, and join local author John E. Findling as he presents a diverse look at one of Louisville’s most popular boroughs.
I’ve already waxed poetic many a turn about Louisville’s love and loyalty to its many distinct neighborhoods. You get the vibe from my flow. But how much do you know about the yesteryears of your favorite Louisville locales? There is probably a lot more to your choice neighborhood...
July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
UofL Axton Reading Series presents computer scientist and author, Brian Christia
UofL’s English department will feature computer scientist and author, Brian Christian, as part of the Axton Reading Series. Join Christian for a free reading tomorrow, Thursday, February 9th, on-campus at 4:30pm.
Louisville is no stranger to writers sharing their talent. Our city’s cup overfloweth with the bounty of words, poetry and local voices lifting up their words to the ceiling for the pleasure of our eager ears. I would know, as I am making quite a nice a career seeking them out and...
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