Author Event

VIRTUAL EVENT. DJ Palmer, The New Husband

ONLINE ONLY. This event has been moved to a virtual format to reduce crowds during our current health crisis.

The New Husband: A Novel Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781250107497
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: St. Martin's Press - April 14th, 2020

The New Husband is a riveting thriller about the lies we tell ourselves from D. J. Palmer, the author of Saving Meghan.

Just because you love someone doesn’t mean you know them.


The Violin Family, with cellist/author Melissa Perley, and Luthier Paul

Join Gibson's for a special storytime as cellist Melissa Perley and her husband, Luthier* Paul, visits to share their instruments and a musical story, with their book The Violin Family!

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By Melissa Perley, Fiona MacLean (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781578690206
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Rootstock Publishing - November 1st, 2019

A wonderful introduction to the string family of instruments that shows young readers the power of music and of caring relationships.

Come meet The Violin Family: Basil, the Bass; Celia, the Violoncello; "Bizzy", the Viola; and Val and Violet, the Violins Together, they love to play music and then share a pancake breakfast, complete with local Vermont maple syrup--mm-mmmm


MarcyKate Connolly presents Hollow Dolls

From the author of the Shadow Weaver duology comes a tale of secrets, power, magic, and the long path to home. MarcyKate Connolly comes to Gibson's Bookstore to present Hollow Dolls, her newest middle grade novel!

 

Hollow Dolls Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781492688198
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - January 7th, 2020

From the author of the Shadow Weaver duology comes a tale of secrets, power, magic, and the long path to home.

Simone is a mind-reader. She knows a great many things, but she can't seem to remember anything about her past. So when she gets the chance to search for her family, she sets off to finally find her home.


Shadow Weaver Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781492667988
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - December 4th, 2018

Fans of Serafina and the Black Cloak and The Night Gardener will devour Shadow Weaver, the first in a dark middle-grade fantasy duology that's filled with shadows, danger, magic, and has the feel of a new classic.


Shadow Weaver Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781492667988
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - December 4th, 2018

Fans of Serafina and the Black Cloak and The Night Gardener will devour Shadow Weaver, the first in a dark middle-grade fantasy duology that's filled with shadows, danger, magic, and has the feel of a new classic.


Comet Rising (Shadow Weaver #2) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781492649984
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - January 1st, 2019

The thrilling conclusion to MaryKate Connolly's Shadow Weaver duology follows Emmeline and Lucas as they face the darkness once and for all.

Emmeline and Lucas are safe from the evil Lady Aisling and her soldiers for the time being. The only thing that mars their peaceful life is Emmeline's imprisoned former shadow, Dar.


Comet Rising (Shadow Weaver #2) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781492691525
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - December 3rd, 2019

The thrilling conclusion to MaryKate Connolly's Shadow Weaver duology follows Emmeline and Lucas as they face the darkness once and for all.

Emmeline and Lucas are safe from the evil Lady Aisling and her soldiers for the time being. The only thing that mars their peaceful life is Emmeline's imprisoned former shadow, Dar.


The Star Shepherd Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492658207
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Sourcebooks Young Readers - September 10th, 2019

"A story about friendship, family and finding your way in the world--this book truly shines "--Jen Calonita, author of The Fairytale Reform School series


The Vanishing Sky, with L. Annette Binder

cover art for The Vanishing Sky. The skyline of a bomb damaged German city from World World 2 is displayed against a pink sunset.L. Annette Binder visits Gibson's Bookstore to present The Vanishing Sky.

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$27.00
ISBN: 9781635574678
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 9th, 2020

For readers of Warlight and The Invisible Bridge, an intimate, harrowing story about a family of German citizens during World War II.


Post-Apocalyptic Panel!

What is your zombie apocalypse plan? Do you have a basement bunker, or a bug-out bag prepared in case society crumbles and you need to book it to a cabin in the woods? Do you know how to purify water or grow crops? Maybe you just like reading about it. This is the event for you! Four authors present their post-apocalyptic novels, and discuss these terrifying topics.

DJ Cooper: Dystopia: Beginning of the End. The Collapse was the easy part...

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$11.99
ISBN: 9781732621220
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Angry Eagle Publishing - July 2nd, 2019

A deadly virus has left Beth alone and afraid.She must leave her home with almost no supplies when she is attacked by a neighbor. Now forced to set out on the Appalachian Trail with only her backpack, two guns and a turkey carving knife.


Dark Recollections: Adrian's Undead Diary Book One Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9781493568710
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - October 23rd, 2013

Welcome to the Second Edition of the post apocalyptic epic. Beheading a zombie isn't easy in a world where you're more afraid of the living than the dead. Adrian Ring's simple life is thrown into chaos when the world is ripped apart by a plague of undead and legions of desperate survivors.


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$14.99
ISBN: 9780996312127
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Scott M. Baker - October 4th, 2015

The zombie apocalypse is about to reach its inevitable conclusion, but not before it unleashes a few more nightmares on Natalie Barzagan, Mike Robson, and Windows. After breaking away from the rest of the group, Natalie and her Angels succeeded in getting the vaccine to the government-in-exile in San Francisco where Natalie joins the military effort to clear the West Coast of the living dead.


*Postponed* David Allen Sibley, What It's Like to Be a Bird

This event has been postponed due to the current global health crisis. We have exploring virtual options, and plan to reschedule the event for the fall.

What It's Like to Be a Bird: From Flying to Nesting, Eating to Singing--What Birds Are Doing, and Why (Sibley Guides) Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780307957894
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Knopf - April 14th, 2020

The bird book for birders and nonbirders alike that will excite and inspire by providing a new and deeper understanding of what common, mostly backyard, birds are doing--and why


The Alchemy of Us: How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another

Scientist and science writer Ainissa Ramirez, Ph.D, presents The Alchemy of Us, in which she examines eight inventions--clocks, steel rails, copper communication cables, photographic film, light bulbs, hard disks, scientific labware, and silicon chips--and r

The Alchemy of Us: How Humans and Matter Transformed One Another Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780262043809
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: MIT Press - April 7th, 2020

In the bestselling tradition of Stuff Matters and The Disappearing Spoon: a clever and engaging look at materials, the innovations they made possible, and how these technologies changed us.


*Postponed* Anchored in Him: Finding Refuge in Your Storm, with Tami Bemis Cole

This event has been canceled to reduce crowds during our current health crisis; we hope to reschedule soon.

Anchored in Him: Finding Refuge in your Storm Cover Image
$13.49
ISBN: 9781630502829
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Xulon Press - January 10th, 2020

You can rarely avoid them; the storms of life show up to blow you off course, suck you into a vortex of wavering faith and make you doubt the direction you are going. Storms can drown you, devastate you, and cause you to fall into despair on ever finding your destination safely.


*CANCELLED* Chris Bohjalian returns, with The Red Lotus!

*This event has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak*

Sunday, March 15th, 2020, 2 p.m.

The Red Lotus: A Novel Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780385544801
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Doubleday - March 17th, 2020

"Terrific. . . [An] elegant noose of a plot. . . Bohjalian is a pleasure to read. He writes muscular, clear, propulsive sentences. . . As suspenseful as it is, The Red Lotus is also unexpectedly moving - about friendship, about the connections between people and, most of all, about the love of parents for children and of children for parents.


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