Oblong Books Celebrates Spring with Six Great Author events in Rhinebeck this April!

 

 

Tuesday, April 19  – 7:00 pm
Presentation Q&A and Book Signing
BARBARA BALLINGER – “The Garden Bible”
Starr Library,   68 W Market St, Rhinebeck, NY 12572  (845) 876-4030
Admission: FREE 

Transforming outdoor space is one of the hottest home trends today. It expands indoor square footage, makes a property more usable, keeps homeowners healthier whether they grow vegetables or swim laps. It also makes a neighborhood more aesthetically attractive. More
Friday, April 86:00 pm
Presentation Q&A and Book Signing
MARY NORRIS – Between You & Me: Confessions Of A Comma Queen
Oblong Books & Music 6422 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck, NY (845) 876-0500
Admission: FREE / RSVP Requested
rsvp@oblongbooks.com
Mary Norris has spent more than three decades in The New Yorker’s copy department, maintaining its celebrated high standards. Now she brings her vast experience, good cheer, and finely sharpened pencils to help the rest of us in a boisterous language book as full of life as it is of practical advice. More
Sunday, April 174:00 pm
Hudson Valley YA Society: Out Of This World!
SARAH REES BRENNAN, HEIDI HEILIG and HEATHER DEMETRIOS
Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery St., Rhinebeck, NY (845) 876-0500
Ages 12 and up. / Admission: FREE / RSVP Requested
rsvp@oblongbooks.com
Author Sarah Rees Brennan weaves a magical tale of romance and revolution, love and loss in her new novel, Tell The Wind and Fire. Heidi Heilig’s debut fantasy, The Girl From Everywhere, sweeps from modern-day New York City, to nineteenth-century Hawaii, to places of myth and legend. And Heather Demetrios’ Blood Passage is the electrifying second book in the Dark Caravan Cycle — a modern jinni fantasy-adventure trilogy. More
Thursday, April 21  – 6:00 pm
Presentation Q&A and Book Signing
MICHAEL MASLIN – “Peter Arno: The Mad, Mad World Of The New Yorker’s Greatest Cartoonist”
Oblong Books & Music 6422 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck, NY (845) 876-0500
Admission: FREE / RSVP Requested
rsvp@oblongbooks.com
The New Yorker cartoonist and author, Michael Maslin will present his new biography about the incredible, wild life of Peter Arno, the fabled cartoonist whose racy satire and bold visuals became the unforgiving mirror of his times and the foundation of the The New Yorkercartoon. More