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Peter Heller: The River

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The Raven Book Store and the Lawrence Public Library present Peter Heller and his newest novel, The River. 

Raven Book Store will have copies of Heller's books for sale and signing after the talk.

The River: A novel Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780525521877
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Published: Knopf - March 5th, 2019

A Nominee for the 2020 Edgar Allan Poe Awards

NATIONAL BESTSELLER

"A fiery tour de force… I could not put this book down. It truly was terrifying and unutterably beautiful." –Alison Borden, The Denver Post


Adam Becker: What Is Real?

What Is Real?: The Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780465096053
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Published: Basic Books - March 20th, 2018

The untold story of the heretical thinkers who dared to question the nature of our quantum universe


An Afternoon with Robin Sloan

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Robin Sloan, New York Times Best-selling of 2012’s "Mr. Penumbra's 24-hour Bookstore" , will talk about his most recent book, "Sourdough" , his inspirations, and his writing. The Raven Book Store will sell copies of his books, and a signing will follow his talk.

Sourdough: A Novel Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374203108
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Published: MCD - September 5th, 2017

*One of Amazon's 20 Best Books of 2017*

Named one of the best books of 2017 by NPR, San Francisco Chronicle, Barnes & Noble, and Southern Living

In his much-anticipated new novel, Robin Sloan does for the world of food what he did for the world of books in Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore


Diverse Dialogues

Diverse Dialogues is an ongoing series presented by the Langston Hughes Center at the University of Kansas and Lawrence Public Library where we explore topics surrounding issues of race and culture. For February Dr. Randal Jelks and Dr. Elizabeth Esch will talk about their latest books, "Faith and Struggle in the Lives of Four African Americans: Ethel Waters, Mary Lou Williams, Eldridge Cleaver, and Muhammad Ali", and "The Color Line and the Assembly Line: Managing Race in the Ford Empire" respectively.

About Dr. Randal Jelks

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