As a one-time publicist and a forever fan of books and reading, I can’t speak highly enough about Blue Heron Books and the community it rallies around visiting authors who, truly, are treated like celebrities. It’s no exaggeration to say that as someone who has attended her fair share of readings, Blue Heron’s are among the most magical and engaging. —
September 22, 2011
Karen Connelly, author of The Lizard Cage and Neil Pasricha author of The Book of Awesome will be headlining Books and Authors night during The Celebration of the Arts in September. Mark your calendar for this event and look for further details in the coming months.
In a very close race, the winner of Uxbridge Reads! was decided February 17, 2010 in council chambers. Joseph Boyden’s Three Day Road, championed by book club member Janet Broder nudged out Lawrence Hill’s Book of Negroes in a spirited session. The challenge is on!
First group to take on the challenge to read the winner was the entire staff of Uxbridge Town Talks — way to go girls! Who’s next?
December Book Club
Seasonal Book Club Party - Talk books, buy books, steal books December 11th at Blue Heron Books 7:30pm
January Book Club
My Best Stories by Alice Munro Venue: Veronica's Place Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature