Shawn Levy is the author of nine books, including the New York Times bestsellers Rat Pack Confidential and Paul Newman: A Life. He will discuss his latest book, The Castle on Sunset. Perched above the Sunset Strip like a fairytale castle, the Chateau Marmont seems to come from another world entirely. Its singular appearance houses […]
Helen Ellis, the New York Times bestselling author of American Housewife and Eating the Cheshire Cat, is back with a fiercely funny collection of essays on marriage and manners, thank you notes and three ways, ghosts, gunshots, gynecology, and the Calgon-scented, onion-dipped, monogrammed art of living as a Southern Lady. In Southern Lady Code, Ellis […]
Cathy Guisewite is the creator of the Cathy comic strip, which ran in nearly 1,400 newspapers for thirty-four years. The strips have been compiled into more than twenty books, and earned Guisewite the National Cartoonists Society Reuben Award in 1992 and an Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program for the TV special of Cathy in […]
Diane Les Becquets is the author of the national bestselling and award-winning novel Breaking Wild. She will talk about her riveting new novel, The Last Woman in the Forest. Marian Engström has found her true calling: working with rescue dogs to help protect endangered wildlife. On her first assignment, she falls in love with her […]
Best-selling author and journalist Wil Haygood to speak at Columbus State September 21st Award-winning author and journalist Wil Haygood will speak on the Columbus State Community College campus about his new book “Tigerland 1968-1969: A City Divided, a Nation Torn Apart, and a Magical Season of Healing.” The book, from Penguin Random House, will be […]
Join us for a reading and reception with Cleveland-based novelist Kevin P. Keating, this year’s John E. Nance Writer-in-Residence. Keating will read and discuss his work in a lively and engaging conversation.
The Thurber Center Series is a quarterly series featuring authors with an Ohio connection. All events take place at Thurber Center, 91 Jefferson Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215. Each reading is followed by a book signing. Andrew Welsh-Huggins is the author of five mysteries featuring ex-Ohio State quarterback Andy Hayes, who overcomes a fall from grace […]