Past Events

  • Friday, October 06 at 5:00 pm to at 7:00 pm

    Join us for a tasting and meet-and-greet with Jessica Jean Weston, author of the new book Healing Tonics, Juices, and Smoothies.

    ABOUT THE BOOKHealing Tonics, Juices, and Smoothies provides readers with simple recipes that demystify adaptogens, herbs, superfoods, and fermentation for everyday enjoyment, while still dressing to impress all those who happen to grace your kitchen space. With several staple drinks for day-to-day consumption, medicinal shots for prevention and seasonal wellness, and fermented concoctions for an extra special probiotic-rich...

  • Thursday, October 05 at 6:30 pm

    Join us in welcoming Archer Mayor back to Rutland! In Trace, the newest Joe Gunther mystery, Gunther and the VBI are pulled into three different critical cases at the same time, each equally important, each potentially deadly.

    ABOUT THE BOOK:  The Vermont Bureau of Investigation (VBI) has been brought into three new cases, taxing their resources and manpower; meanwhile, VBI head Joe Gunther has to take time off to care for his ailing mother. Those cases are now in the hands of the individual investigators. Sammie Martens is assigned a...

  • Sunday, October 01 at 2:00 pm

    Join Elayne Clift for tales and tips from women caregivers.

    ABOUT THE BOOK This first-of-its-kind anthology is a moving collection of prose and poetry by 21 women who understand the challenges, and rewards, of caretaking, whether for parents and other family members, spouses, children, or friends. Offering support and validation to women who are now caregivers, it is rich with warmth, wisdom and wit.

    "In Take Care,...

  • Saturday, September 30 at 11:00 am

    Join us to read Brown Bear, Brown Bear and for a scavenger hunt!


    DATE:  Saturday, September 30th at 11am

    LOCATION:  Phoenix Books Essex

    ADMISSION:  All ages are welcome to this free event.

  • Friday, September 29 at 12:00 pm to at 1:30 pm

    Visit Phoenix Books Burlington for a tarot reading. Rachel's approach to Tarot draws from Jung and the concept that we can access collective symbols and archetypes from our unconscious that can assist in guiding our intuition.

    Rachel is a self-taught tarot reader and has been reading tarot for six years now. She began public readings about a year and a half ago. She has read at weddings and parties as well as for private individuals. Rachel has an MA in clinical mental health counseling from Antioch University New England and has a private psychotherapy practice in Williston working with individual adults. In her off time, she...

  • Thursday, September 28 at 7:00 pm

    Join Michael A. Lange to celebrate the launch of his new book, Meanings of Maple.

    ABOUT THE BOOK:  In Meanings of Maple, Michael A. Lange provides a cultural analysis of maple syrup making, known in Vermont as sugaring, to illustrate how maple syrup as both process and product is an aspect of cultural identity. Readers will go deep into a Vermont sugar bush and its...

  • Thursday, September 28 at 6:30 pm

    Join Green Writers Press authors Peter Gould and Nancy Hayes Kilgore at Phoenix Books Rutland, and discover two new books from this Vermont publisher.


    Horse Drawn Yogurt is a book of stories about Peter Gould's decade on Total Loss Farm in Vermont. Gould has created a...

  • Wednesday, September 27 at 7:00 pm

    Join Paula Josa-Jones for a talk on her new book, Our Horses, Ourselves.

    ABOUT THE BOOK:  For years, horse trainers and equine experts have sought new ways to tap into that which for many remains elusive: the ability to use the human body, and our often neglected power of intent, to explain to the horse what we want, as well as receive and understand his answer. From the Feldenkrais Method(R), Alexander Technique, and yoga, to Tai Chi, Aikido, and other martial arts, we have used various areas of study seemingly unrelated to horses and riding to gain new...

  • Wednesday, September 27 at 10:00 am

  • Tuesday, September 26 at 6:30 pm

    Join Joanna Tebbs Young for a talk on her new book, Lilian Baker Carlisle.

    ABOUT THE BOOK:  Overlooking Lake Champlain in the Old North End of Burlington, Vermont, sits a house. Inside that house is a closet. Inside that closet, a lifetime. Piled from floor to ceiling, 80 years' worth of scrapbooks, dating from 1925 to 2006, are just one legacy of Burlington, Vermont,...