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November 2018

Book Signing: Oliver the Ornament

November 3 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Meet the author, Todd M. Zimmermann, in the Toy Dept. Each book includes a hand-painted ornament.Oliver the Ornament is a heartwarming tale of one family’s cherished Christmas ornaments. The story centers on Oliver, who has been with this family since Mom and Dad’s very first date. Years later, Oliver, now injured and bullied, still has the magic of Christmas in his heart. The story follows Oliver’s excitement for Christmas, his heartbreak, and his determination to overcome all odds to save the…

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Book Event with The Herrington Inn’s Paul Ruby

November 8 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Paul Ruby has had a distinguished career in hospitality. Since 1999, he’s served as the General Manager of the Herrington Inn & Spa, now a AAA Four Diamond luxury boutique in Geneva, IL. During this event, he’ll read passages from his new release, Creating Guests for Life—sometimes humorous and always relatable stories of lessons learned throughout Paul’s career.$10 ticket includes light refreshments; all proceeds from ticket and book sales will be donated to The Parkinson’s Foundation. This event will be followed…

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Book Signing: Connections

November 24 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

 Animal Assisted Therapy for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Meet author and Animal Assisted Therapy handler Pam Osbourne and Rufus, her therapy dog.Pam will sign copies of her new book. Connections: Animal Assisted Therapy for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias, an exceptional resource for those who want to learn more about innovative techniques for applying this therapeutic approach.

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December 2018

Book Signing: Quackers Wants to Fly

December 7 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Meet author Susan Wolff, who hopes to encourage children to spread their wings and try new things.

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Book Signing with USA Today Bestselling Author JB Michaels

December 7 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

USA Today bestselling author JB Michaels will sign his award-winning Christmas series, The Tannenbaum Tailors, and his brand new book, A Capitol Abduction: Fairies in Flight. He's also authored the award-winning Bud Hutchins Thrillers. JB has spent his life in the study of story from riveting novels to the slam-bang action-packed world of comics to the examination of film history, He's spent a lifetime learning and examining the elements that make a story incredible. This steadfast dedication has led him to writing…

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Back to the Manger: Book Signing

December 8, 2018 @ 11:30 am - December 8, 2019 @ 2:30 pm

We welcome back Margaret Philbrick to sign copies of her beloved Back to the Manger, a Christmas story set in Geneva, IL. In this book, she and her mother, Sarah Ellen McGreevy, retell their family's history with The Little Traveler crèche. Copies of the book will be available for purchase and make a wonderful gift.Throughout Inga’s childhood, visiting an historic Neapolitan nativity scene each Christmas was a time-honored family tradition. One year, when Inga takes her own children to see…

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Book Signing with USA Today Bestselling Author JB Michaels

December 8 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

USA Today bestselling author JB Michaels will sign his award-winning Christmas series, The Tannenbaum Tailors, and his brand new book, A Capitol Abduction: Fairies in Flight. He's also authored the award-winning Bud Hutchins Thrillers. JB has spent his life in the study of story from riveting novels to the slam-bang action-packed world of comics to the examination of film history, He's spent a lifetime learning and examining the elements that make a story incredible. This steadfast dedication has led him to writing stories of…

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Book Signing: The Christmas Butterfly: A True Story

December 9 @ 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

Meet F. Michael Smith, author of this beautiful Christmas tale with stunning illustrations throughout. A signed copy will make a wonderful gift.Author F. Michael Smith has been involved in the music business for many years.  This singer-songwriter spends each Christmas with his wife in a 19th century English cottage just outside of Chicago. You can contact him at fmsmith.net.A portion of the proceeds from the sales of this book will go to the Salvation Army.Illustrator Carolyn Lombardo became an award-winning artist…

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