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December 7, 2019
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Woodbury Room
Jones Library
43 Amity Street

Amherst, MA 01002
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The Massachusetts Book Awards Holiday Dozen - Valley Edition

Saturday, December 7, 2019

2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Celebrate the holiday season in the best way with signed books for everyone on your list. Join us for short performances by recent Massachusetts Book Awards winners, honorees, and long-listers, and grab a signed and personalized copy of their work for your favorite book lovers. We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for adults, young adults, and middle graders, plus picture books for the kids. Our authors will be on hand to share their John Hancocks and chat with readers both old and new.

This event will feature readings by authors Heather Abel, Noy Holland, Sabina Murray, George H. Colt, Anne Fadiman, Lisa Brooks, Ilan Stavans, Dara Wier, Ellen Dore Watson, Jane Yolen, Natasha Lowe, and Richard Michelson.

Doors open at 1:30 for book browsing and buying.

This event is co-sponsored by State Representatives Mindy Domb, Natalie Blais, and Lindsay Sabadosa, and coordinated by Massachusetts Center for the Book.

Books for sale by Amherst Books.