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April 26, 2014

Lenny Shulman signs ‘Long Way from Home’ at the Morris Book Shop

Follow the exploits of wise-cracking New York author Dan Henry as he lurches forward from unemployed writer to host of a TV sports talk show. When the TV deal and his life blow up, Dan strikes off on his own again 1,000 miles away. Despite losing the job that took him halfway across the country, Dan finds his voice. Throwing …

Start: April 26, 2014 2:00 pm
End: April 26, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, United States

April 27, 2014

Kenn Minter signs “Tales from the Emerald Yeti #3″ and “Mr. Bunny and Circle-Head” at the Morris Book Shop

  Tales from the Emerald Yeti #3, co-written with Clarence Pruitt, continues the story of the Emerald Yeti. Still struggling to adjust to civilian life in his new furry, mechanical body, he is haunted by the horrific memories of his time in Vietnam.   Attempting to bury the past in a sea of alcohol, he draws the attention of a …

Start: April 27, 2014 2:00 pm
End: April 27, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, United States

May 3, 2014

Marshall Myers signs ‘Only in Old Kentucky’ at the Morris Book Shop

Kentucky author Marshall Myers will sign his new book, Only in Old Kentucky: Historic True Tales of Cultural Ingenuity. Discover the people, traditions and practices that make Kentucky’s history so colorful and varied, from hemp and fescue farming, to dueling, to saltpeter mining in Mammoth Cave. www.morrisbookshop.com

Start: May 3, 2014 2:00 pm
End: May 3, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, United States

May 10, 2014

Kentucky Women Writers Conference preview party featuring ‘Breakfast Served Anytime’ by Sarah Combs

The Morris Bookshop welcomes Lexington author Sarah Combs, as she signs her debut novel for young adults, Breakfast Served Anytime. Sarah is one of the many writers scheduled to appear at the Kentucky Women Writers Conference in September, and KWWC representatives will be on hand to let everyone know what they have planned for this year’s conference. www.morrisbookshop.com

Start: May 10, 2014 4:00 pm
End: May 10, 2014 5:30 pm
Venue: the Morris Book Shop
Phone: 859-276-0494
Address:
882 E. High Street, Lexington, KY, United States

May 26, 2014

“An Afternoon Among Friends” with Paula Deen at the Carrick House

Paula Deen will be the special guest for  tea and conversation at the Carrick House. Guests will enjoy an afternoon featuring traditional foods: scones, small cakes, cookies and finger sandwiches. Proceeds from this event will benefit scholarships for elementary school children to attend St. Mark Catholic School, and proceeds from this Memorial Day event will also go to the Wounded Warrior Project, which provides …

Start: May 26, 2014 2:30 pm
End: May 26, 2014 3:30 pm
Venue: The Carrick House
Address:
312 North Limestone, Lexington, KY, United States