Peter McDade | The Weight of Sound

Saturday August 26, 2017 8:00 PM

As drummer for the rock band Uncle Green, Peter McDade spent fifteen years traveling the highways of America in a series of Ford vans. While...

Wallace Shawn | Night Thoughts

Thursday August 31, 2017 7:00 PM

Although he is guided and inspired by the people he respects, and despite the insufficiency of his knowledge and experience—an insufficiency shared by most (or...

Decatur Book Festival

Friday September 1, 2017 - Sunday September 3, 2017

The AJC Decatur Book Festival is the largest independent book festival in the country and one of the five largest overall. Since its launch, more...

Robin Sloan | Sourdough

Sunday September 10, 2017 2:00 PM

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...

Maryn McKenna | Big Chicken

Monday September 18, 2017 7:00 PM

In this eye-opening exposé, acclaimed health journalist and National Geographic contributer Maryn McKenna documents how antibiotics transformed chicken from local delicacy to industrial commodity—and human...

Celeste Headlee | We Need to Talk

Tuesday September 19, 2017 7:00 PM

“WE NEED TO TALK.”

They are, perhaps, the most dreaded four words in the English language. But in her timely, insightful, and wonderfully practical book...

Property Brothers | It Takes Two: Our Story

Tuesday September 19, 2017 7:30 PM

Jonathan and Drew Scott, known for their wildly popular HGTV shows including Property Brothers and Brother vs Brother, follow up their New York Times bestseller, Dream Home, with a highly...

Jimmy Webb | The Cake and The Rain

Wednesday September 20, 2017 7:00 PM

Jimmy Webb’s words have been sung to his music by a rich and deep roster of pop artists, including Glen Campbell, Art Garfunkel, Frank Sinatra...

Celeste Ng | Little Fires Everywhere

Monday September 25, 2017 7:00 PM

In Shaker Heights, a placid, progressive suburb of Cleveland, everything is planned - from the layout of the winding roads, to the colors of the...

Nelson DeMille | Cuban Affair

Tuesday September 26, 2017 7:30 PM

'Nelson DeMille is a true master'
Dan Brown

Strap in for the ride of a lifetime with the blistering new novel from America's greatest living thriller writer...

Alicia Malone | Backwards and in Heels

Tuesday September 26, 2017 7:00 PM

Number #1 New Bestseller!

"After all, Ginger Rogers did everything that Fred Astaire did. She just did it backwards and in high heels..." - Ann Richards

Women...

Denise Kiernan | The Last Castle

Monday October 2, 2017 7:00 PM

From the author of the New York Times bestseller The Girls of Atomic City comes the fascinating true story behind the magnificent Gilded Age mansion Biltmore—the largest, grandest residence...

Garry Wills | What The Qur'an Meant

Wednesday October 4, 2017 7:00 PM

America’s leading religious scholar and public intellectual introduces lay readers to the Qur’an with a measured, powerful reading of the ancient text.

Garry Wills has spent...

Jennifer Lin | Shanghai Faithful

Monday October 9, 2017 6:30 PM
Within the next decade, China could be home to more Christians than any country in the world. Through the 150-year saga of a single family...

Kelly Grey Carlisle | We Are All Shipwrecks

Monday October 9, 2017 6:00 PM

"Moving and complex, this is an exquisitely written tale of perseverance and unconditional love. A worthwhile addition to any collection."―Library Journal, STARRED Review

A mother's...

KL Pereira | A Dream Between Two Rivers

Monday October 9, 2017 7:00 PM

A Dream Between Two Rivers: Stories of Liminality is both literary and speculative, both magically real and viscerally strange, in the tradition of writers like...

Doug Stanton | Odyssey of Echo Company

Wednesday October 11, 2017 7:00 PM

A powerful work of literary military history from the New York Times bestselling author of In Harm’s Way and Horse Soldiers, the harrowing, redemptive, and...

Pope Brock | Another Fine Mess

Monday October 16, 2017 7:00 PM

Now that we’ve pretty much ruined planet Earth―no big secret―science tells us the human race could be doomed. Well, not all science, but some of...

Roddy Doyle | Smile

Monday October 23, 2017 7:00 PM

From the author of the Booker Prize winning Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha, a bold, haunting novel about the uncertainty of memory and how we contend with...

Richard Rothstein | Color of Law

Tuesday October 24, 2017 7:00 PM

"Rothstein has presented what I consider to be the most forceful argument ever published on how federal, state, and local governments gave rise to and...

John Hodgman | Vacationland

Sunday October 29, 2017 7:00 PM

Although his career as a bestselling author and on The Daily Show With Jon Stewart was founded on fake news and invented facts, in 2016...

Jackson Galaxy | Total Cat Mojo

Sunday November 12, 2017 7:00 PM

This comprehensive cat care guide from the star of the hit Animal Planet show "My Cat from Hell," Jackson Galaxy, shows us how to eliminate...

Bill Browder | Red Notice

Tuesday December 5, 2017 7:00 PM

New York Times bestseller: “[Red Notice] does for investing in Russia and the former Soviet Union what Liar’s Poker did for our understanding of Salomon Brothers, Wall Street...