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Book Club Movable Feast
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
SECCA, 750 Marguerite Drive Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Group Tickets - $160.00 (USD)
Your book club can buy an entire table for a discounted rate. You will be contacted for individual group names and email addresses.
Member Ticket - $22.00 (USD)
Non-member Ticket - $25.00 (USD)
Ticket includes one year membership to BOOKMARKS
Book Club Movable Feast
BOOKMARKS invites you to join us for a
Book Club Movable Feast
on Sunday, February 10
The Movable Feast will be held at
, the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, in Winston-Salem, NC. SECCA docents will give private, personalized tours of the museum at
for attendees and authors.
The program will begin at
inside the auditorium. Attendees will be dismissed to pre-assigned tables in the auditorium lobby where they will be joined by an author. Over the course of the Movable Feast, more than a dozen published authors from all over the country will sit with each table of book club members to talk with them about his or her recently published book.
Opportunity for further discussion will follow the Movable Feast inside the auditorium, where book sales and book signings will be held.
A light tea will be served throughout the Movable Feast.
photo by Jim Sink
Tickets for the Book Club Movable Feast are
for nonmembers (one year membership to BOOKMARKS included),
for BOOKMARKS members, and
for a book club of 8. Tickets include:
entrance to the Book Club Movable Feast
light tea refreshments
private, personalized tour of SECCA
entry into door prizes for free books and publisher swag
the chance to meet more than a dozen authors from around the country!
Meet a few of the authors:
is the author of five novels, including her forthcoming novel from Random House,
The Aviator's Wife
. Melanie blends her love of history and biography into this vivid novel of Charles and Anne Lindbergh's complicated and remarkable marriage.
New York Times
bestselling author of
A Land More Kind Than Home
. His debut novel has been listed on several best of 2012 lists, including
The New York Times, Library Journal,
. Wiley is a native of North Carolina but currently makes his home in West Virginia.
lives in Boston and is the artistic director of a nonprofit creative writing center. He is the author of the critically acclaimed novels
A Kiss from Maddalena
The Saint of Lost Things
. His new novel,
All This Talk of Love
, is a novel about sacrifice and hope, loss and love, myth and memory, and will be published in February.
holds degrees in Psychology, Literature, Media Studies, and Family Studies and Human Services. She is the Associate Director of DREAMS of Wilmington, a nationally award-winning nonprofit dedicated to providing youth with free arts programs.
The Memory Thief
is her first novel.
Mark de Castrique
is the author of eleven mystery novels set in North Carolina and Washington, D.C., the two places Mark calls home. A veteran of the broadcast and film production business, Mark received an Emmy Award for his work in D.C. on documentary films. His years in D.C. have inspired his newest thriller,
The 13th Target
is the editor of
O. Henry Magazine
and is the author of several
New York Times
bestselling books. Some of his books include:
Final Rounds, The Dewsweepers, Beautiful Madness, Faithful Travelers
(with Arnold Palmer),
A Son of the Game
, and, most recently,
is the author of two novels, two books of poetry, and a new memoir,
Losing My Sister
. Her work has won the Sir Walter Raleigh Fiction Award, and many others. Her work has appeared in numerous publications including
The Washington Post,
The Charlotte Observer.
Holly Goddard Jones
is the author of the short story collection,
. Her work has appeared in
The Best American Mystery Stories, New Stories from the South,
and many others.
The Next Time You See Me
is her first novel and has been called "astoundingly good" and "mesmerizing" by Gillian Flynn, bestselling author of
's fiction has appeared in numerous journals and magazines.
Under the Mercy Trees
is her first published novel and was a SIBA pick and the recipient of the 2011 Thomas Wolfe Memorial Literary Award. Heather lives in Asheville, where she practices law.
is the author of critically acclaimed biographies of Carl Sandburg and Edward Steichen. She has been awarded an International Reading Association Prize, two honorary doctorates, three fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities, and the North Carolina Award in Literature. Her newest book,
Thornton Wilder: A Life
, was released in October from HarperCollins.
is a contributor to popular fiction blog, Writer Unboxed, and maintains her own blog called Muse. She is a member of the Hemingway Society and the Historical Novel Society.
is her second novel, and a forthcoming historical novel,
Call Me Zelda
, will be published in May.
began her writing career as a journalist, publishing articles in
National Geographic, Travel and Leisure Family, The Boston Globe
, and more. Her first book, a memoir, was a BookSense Pick, and her first novel was chose as Barnes & Noble's Discover Great New Writers Program. She has translated several books from Vietnamese to English and has made a documentary about postwar Vietnam called "Which Way is East."
The Secret of the Nightingale Palace
is her forthcoming novel.
Alice Sink is a retired English Professor and has been honored with the distinguished Meredith Clark Slane Teacher-Service Award. She has written numerous books and her shorter work has been published in numerous magazines including
Appalachian Heritage, Our State Magazine
, and many others. Her "Wicked" books recount the dastardly tales of North Carolina towns and roguish characters.
is the author of two novels and short story collection. Her newest novel,
, was published by St. Martin's Press in 2012.
, a story of loss and love, of forgiveness and letting go, is a lyrical swoon of a novel by an exceptionally talented newcomer.
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