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Sunrise in Spain: Finding the Good Life Hiking the Camino de Santiago

Thursday, January 10th, 2019, 6 p.m.

Sunrise in Spain: Finding the Good Life Hiking the Camino de Santiago Cover Image
ISBN: 9781539374060
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - October 15th, 2016

Theresa did not consider herself an adventurer before her trip; yet somehow this smaller-than-average but larger-than-life woman, at the age of 34, found herself in the middle of rural Spain, having the adventure of a lifetime.

Katherine Arden, The Winter of the Witch

Saturday, January 12th, 2019, 4 pm

Katherine Arden visits Gibson's Bookstore to share The Winter of the Witch, the epic conclusion to her bestselling Winternight Trilogy, a satisfying fantasy series based in Russian folklore.

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ISBN: 9781101885994
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Del Rey - January 8th, 2019

Following their adventures in The Bear and the Nightingale and The Girl in the Tower, Vasya and Morozko return in this stunning conclusion to the bestselling Winternight Trilogy, battling enemies mortal and magical to save both Russias, the seen and the unseen.

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ISBN: 9781101885956
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Published: Del Rey - June 27th, 2017

Katherine Arden’s bestselling debut novel spins an irresistible spell as it announces the arrival of a singular talent with a gorgeous voice.
“A beautiful deep-winter story, full of magic and monsters and the sharp edges of growing up.”—Naomi Novik, bestselling author of Uprooted

The Girl in the Tower: A Novel (Winternight Trilogy #2) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101885987
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Published: Del Rey - June 26th, 2018

A remarkable young woman blazes her own trail, from the backwoods of Russia to the court of Moscow, in the exhilarating sequel to Katherine Arden’s bestselling debut novel, The Bear and the Nightingale.

Hall-Kenyon Prize with U.S. Poet Laureate Tracy K Smith

Wednesday, December 12th, 2018, 7pm - 8:30pm at the Currier Museum of Art; Cost: $10 general admission, $5 students.

Gibson's Bookstore is pleased to be the regular bookseller for the annual Hall-Kenyon Prize, this year awarded to the current United States Poet Laureate, Tracy K. Smith.

Life on Mars: Poems Cover Image
ISBN: 9781555975845
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Published: Graywolf Press - May 10th, 2011

Winner of the 2012 Pulitzer Prize

* Poet Laureate of the United States *
* A New York Times Notable Book of 2011 and New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice *
* A New Yorker, Library Journal and Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year *

Wade in the Water: Poems Cover Image
ISBN: 9781555978136
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Published: Graywolf Press - April 3rd, 2018

Shortlisted for the T. S. Eliot Prize
Finalist for the Forward Prize for Best Collection

The extraordinary new poetry collection by Tracy K. Smith, the Poet Laureate of the United States

Even the men in black armor, the ones
Jangling handcuffs and keys, what else

How to Be A Good Creature, with Sy Montgomery

Monday, November 19th, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

How to Be a Good Creature: A Memoir in Thirteen Animals Cover Image
By Sy Montgomery, Rebecca Green (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780544938328
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Published: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - September 25th, 2018

National Book Award finalist Sy Montgomery reflects on the personalities and quirks of 13 animals—her friends—who have profoundly affected her in this stunning, poetic, and life-affirming memoir featuring illustrations by Rebecca Green.

Understanding someone who belongs to another species can be transformative.

Discover new local authors!

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018, 5:30 p.m.
Join Gibson's to discover a selection of new local authors from the New Hampshire writing community!  What's your preference? This evening we will have historical fiction and senior care to choose from, as Elliot B Baker and Judy Loubier presents their books!

The Sun God's Heir: The Return Cover Image
ISBN: 9780997832204
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Published: Piscataqua Press - January 17th, 2017

The Sun God's Heir is a swashbuckling series set at the end of the 17th century in France, Spain, and northern Africa. Slavery is a common plague along the European coast, and into this wild time an ancient Egyptian general, armed with dark arts, has managed to return and re-embody, intent on recreating the reign of terror he began as Pharoah.

Why We Care: Choosing the Right Home Care Agency Cover Image
ISBN: 9780997965445
Availability: Special Order
Published: Institute for Dignity and Grace - October 11th, 2017

According to AARP, the majority of adult children (88%) and older adults (75%) spend time thinking about parental] aging, and what that may mean for the family. When an aging parent falls or has a sudden health crisis, the majority of adult children or family members are unprepared to help with new medical care requirements and in-home support needs.

Storytime: Deborah Bruss, Good Morning, Snowplow!

Saturday, November 10th, 2018, 11 am,

Good Morning, Snowplow! Cover Image
By Deborah Bruss, Steve Johnson (Illustrator), Lou Fancher, Lou Fancher (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781338089493
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - October 30th, 2018

As the rest of the town settles in to bed, one man, his dog, and a trusty snowplow get ready for a night's work. Follow them through slick roads and swirling drifts in this sweet, rhyming book by Deborah Bruss and New York Times bestselling illustrators Lou Fancher and Steve Johnson.

Athens Twice Seen, with Richard Moore

Thursday, November 1st, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

Photographer Richard Moore presents Athens Twice Seen, a book of composite photographs that digitally merge images of the past and present in historic Athens, speaking about how we remember and record the past.

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ISBN: 9781942155195
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Published: Peter E. Randall Publisher - November 1st, 2018