Former Poet Laureate Donald Hall draws from his own childhood memories in this moving and masterful story to give himself the thing he most wanted but didn't get as a boy: a Christmas at Eagle Pond.
About the Author
Donald Hall is the award-winning author of numerous books and collections of poetry, including "Ox-Cart Man", "White Apples and the Taste of Stone", and "New Poets of England and America". He served as Poet Laureate of the United States from 2006 to 2007. Donald lives in New Hampshire.
Caldecott Medalist Mary Azarian is a consummate gardener and a skilled and original woodblock artist. Many of her prints are heavily influenced by her love of gardening, and her turn-of-the-century farmhouse is surrounded by gardens that reveal an artist's vision. Mary Azarian received the 1999 Caldecott Medal for SNOWFLAKE BENTLEY, written by Jacqueline Briggs Martin. She lives, skis, and gardens in Vermont.
New books, new trailers
Join us on Saturday, June 13th at 11 AM as football agent and writer Sean Stellato shares his new book, No Backing Down, a true story of teammates overcoming adversity. Stellato represents several NFL stars including the New England Patriots Joe Vellano, Jonas Gray, and Ryan Allen, and the Philadelphia Eagles Bryan Braman. *The first 20 copies of No Backing Down sold will include a signed Patriots photo from an active player!*
True Brew Cafe, a branch of True Brew Barista, enjoys space in our bookstore. They serve delicious coffee, tea, sandwiches, crepes, and much more. Now also with beer and wine! Have a real bookstore cafe experience.