March 2nd is Read Across America Day & Dr. Seuss’ birthday! Join us to celebrate with a story time featuring the 75 year old Seuss favorite The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins.
Join us in welcoming graphic memoirist Nicole Georges and special guest Cassie J. Sneider to Burlington!
A heartfelt, funny, and beautiful memoir comic in the tradition of Fun Home, Calling Dr. Laura heralds the arrival of a winning new voice in graphic literature. The hip and quirky Calling Dr. Laura opens when up-and-coming artist Nicole Georges discovers that her presumed-dead father is actually alive, something her entire family had kept from her for years. But Nicole’s been keeping something from her family, too: she’s gay. With a supporting cast of friends, girlfriends, rescued dogs, pet chickens, and the occasional...More
Join us for the first meeting of the Phoenix Books Burlington Reading Group! We'll discuss Birds of a Lesser Paradise by Megan Mayhew Bergman. "Bergman's first collection of stories is utterly fantastic," says Billy. "She has a voice of shocking power; her writing captures in the same moment the beauty and brutality of nature." Register for the reading group in person at Phoenix Books Burlington and get 15% off this title! (Drop-ins are welcome too, so don't be shy!)
*Through 2/26/13 only. Some exclusions apply.
Please join our local “wine guru” Kelly Johnston in welcoming Christine Zecker from Cameron Hughes Winery. The seminar will feature white & red wine from this fantastic winery located in California.
Cameron Hughes Wine was founded by Cameron Hughes and partner Jessica Kogan who are dedicated to delivering truly exceptional wine at real world prices. As a modern international négociant, they consistently deliver small "lots" of high-end wines at very affordable prices.
Cameron Hughes sources wines from the world’s best wine regions, including France, Italy, Spain, Australia, Argentina, South Africa, and California.
The cost for this...More
They became America’s first black paratroopers. Why was their story never told? Sibert Medalist Tanya Lee Stone will reveal the history of the Triple Nickles during World War II at her book launch for Courage Has No Color.
About the book: World War II is raging, and thousands of American soldiers are fighting overseas against the injustices brought on by Hitler. Back on the home front, the injustice of discrimination against African Americans plays out as much on Main Street as in the military. Enlisted black men are segregated from white soldiers and regularly relegated to service duties. At Fort Benning, Georgia, First Sergeant Walter Morris’s men...More