Readings

Andrew Maraniss: Games of Deception

Games of Deception: The True Story of the First U.S. Olympic Basketball Team at the 1936 Olympics in Hitler's Germany Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525514633
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Published: Philomel Books - November 5th, 2019

*"Rivaling the nonfiction works of Steve Sheinkin and Daniel James Brown's The Boys in the Boat....Even readers who don't appreciate sports will find this story a page-turner." --School Library Connection (starred review)

"An insightful, gripping account of basketball and bias." --Kirkus Reviews


Drunk in China at the Raven

Derek Sandhaus will launch his new book about Chinese alcohol and drinking culture, and discuss what it will take for the world to finally clink glasses with the Middle Kingdom.

Drunk in China: Baijiu and the World’s Oldest Drinking Culture Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781640120976
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Published: Potomac Books - November 1st, 2019

China is one of the world’s leading producers and consumers of liquor, with alcohol infusing all aspects of its culture, from religion and literature to business and warfare. Yet to the outside world, China’s most famous spirit, baijiu, remains a mystery.


Mic Supremacy 19

Mic Supremacy is an open mic for and by POC artists hosted by Tamiah Coffee.

Please note the new start time of 7 pm.

Christopher McDougall--Community Run & Book Presentation

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Running with Sherman: The Donkey with the Heart of a Hero Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781524732363
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Published: Knopf - October 15th, 2019

"A delight, full of heart and hijinks and humor . . . McDougall is a gifted storyteller who gets to the heart of the human-animal connection." --John Grogan, author of Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog


Scott Thomas: VIOLET

Kansas native Scott Thomas returns to The Raven to share his latest novel, VIOLET. Books will be available for sale and signing.

Violet Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781947848368
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Published: Inkshares - September 24th, 2019

Selected by Library Journal as one of the best horror books of 2019

"The sheer, skin-crawling fright is masterful. Thomas has crafted an indelible story...all wrapped in a supernatural shroud that unfurls from the heart of America. Whether or not thoughts can breathe, books certainly can, and Violet does exactly that." --Jason Heller, National Public Radio


Megan Phelps-Roper

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Unfollow: A Memoir of Loving and Leaving the Westboro Baptist Church Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374275839
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 8th, 2019

The activist and TED speaker Megan Phelps-Roper reveals her life growing up in the most hated family in America


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