Sally Bedell Smith discusses Elizabeth the Queen: The Life of a Modern Monarch

EVENT:  Sally Bedell Smith, The New York Times Bestselling biographer appears for her newest Book Elizabeth the Queen: The Life of a Modern Monarch.  As the first American author to have special access to the Queen's closest advisers and friends, acclaimed biographer Sally Bedell Smith draws on numerous interviews and recently released private documents.  She pulls back the curtain to show in intimate detail the public and private lives of Queen Elizabeth II, who, from the moment of her ascension to the throne in 1952 at the age of twenty-five, has been the object of unparalleled scrutiny.  With new information and fresh insights, Sally explains how the Queen has led her country and Commonwealth through the wars and upheavals of the past sixty years with unparalleled composure, intelligence, and grace.  This Author Event is Co-Sponsored by Brits, 929 Massachusetts, Lawrence, Kansas 66044, Phone: 785-843-2288AUTHOR:  Sally Bedell Smith is the author of Bestselling biographies of William S. Paley; Pamela Harriman; Diana, Princess of Wales; John & Jacqueline Kennedy; and Bill & Hillary Clinton.  A Contributing Editor to Vanity Fair since 1996, she previously worked at Time and The New York Times, where she was a Cultural News Reporter.DATE & TIME:  Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 7:00 PMLOCATION:  Unity Temple on The Plaza, Sanctuary, 707 W 47th Street, Kansas City, Missouri 64112ADMISSION PACKAGE:  $30.00 plus Sales Tax includes One Hardcover copy of Elizabeth the Queen, one Stamped Admission Ticket, and one Guest Ticket (if needed).  If you'd like to pick-up your Order at the door of this Event, choose In-Store Pick-Up as your shipping option and add to the Notes field that you'd like At-Event Pick-Up.  Your Order will be held under Your Name at Will Call.  The cut-off time for Online Ordering is 2:00 PM on the Day of the Event.EVENT FORMAT:  Sally Bedell Smith will discuss her new Book accompanied by a Multimedia Presentation and answer audience questions.  A Booksigning follows the Presentation.  A Stamped Admission Ticket is required for the Booksigning.YES, WE SHIP AUTHOR AUTOGRAPHED BOOKS WORLDWIDE!  Order a Author Autographed Book below.  Your Order will ship within a Day or two of the Author Event.  International customers, E-mail for a shipping quote.  We ship using United States Postal Service International Priority Mail.DISCLAIMER:  All Author Event sales are final and non-refundable.  Kansas Sales Tax is charged on all Orders, regardless of destination.  Unless otherwise indicated, Authors will only Autograph Books purchased from Rainy Day Books and accompanied by a Stamped Admission Ticket.  Additional Author Autographed Books will be available for purchase at our Author Event. 

Event date: 
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
Unity Temple on The Plaza, Sanctuary
707 W 47th Street
64112 Kansas City
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