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LIVESTREAM EVENT: A Conversation featuring Miss Cicely Tyson & Whoopi Goldberg

EVENT OVERVIEW: Rainy Day Books, HarperCollins, Girls Write Now & Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey present A Conversation with Miss Cicely Tyson & Whoopi Goldberg, along with VP, Editorial Director, Tracy Sherrod and Well-Read Black Girl founder Glory Edim, in support of Ju

Ree Drummond, The Pioneer Woman, will celebrate the Launch of Frontier Follies: Adventures in Marriage and Motherhood in the Middle of Nowhere

EVENT OVERVIEW: Rainy Day Books, HarperCollins and Unison Events present a Virtual Evening with Ree Drummond, The Pioneer Woman, LIVE from the Lodge on Drummond Ranch. 

Tom Zoellner In Conversation for The National Road: Dispatches from a Changing America

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT OVERVIEW:  Tom Zoellner, will be In Conversation in a LIVESTREAM Author Event about his New Hardcover The National Road: Dispatches from a Changing America.  This LIVESTREAM Author Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & The Kansas City Public Library.

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$26.00
ISBN: 9781640092907
Availability: In Stock as of this morning. Order Now!
Published: Counterpoint LLC - October 13th, 2020

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT: Terry Virts In Conversation about his new Hardcover ~ How to Astronaut: An Insider's Guide to Leaving Planet Earth

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT OVERVIEW:  Colonel Terry Virts, Former Astronaut, Space Shuttle Pilot and International Space Station Commander, will be In Conversation with Gennady Padalka, Russian Cosmonaut, about Terry's New Hardcover How to Astronaut: An Insider's Guide to Leaving Planet Earth.

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT: Adam Teicher will be In Conversation with Geoffrey Jennings of Rainy Day Books about Adam's New Hardcover ~ Kingdom: How Andy Reid, Patrick Mahomes, and the Kansas City Chiefs Returned to Super Bowl Glory

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT OVERVIEW:  Adam Teicher, Sportswriter & Author, will be In Conversation with Geoffrey Jennings of Rainy Day Books, about the Launch & Publication of Adam's New Hardcover Kingdom: How Andy Reid, Patrick Mahomes, and the Kansas City Chiefs Returned to Super Bowl Glory.

Kingdom: How Andy Reid, Patrick Mahomes, and the Kansas City Chiefs Returned to Super Bowl Glory Cover Image
By Adam Teicher, Dick Vermeil (Foreword by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781629378558
Availability: In Stock as of this morning. Order Now!
Published: Triumph Books - September 8th, 2020

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT: Sara Evans will be In Conversation with Vivien Jennings, Founder & President of Rainy Day Books, about Sara's New Hardcover Memoir ~ Born to Fly

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT OVERVIEW:  Sara Evans, Award-Winning Singer/Songwriter, will be In Conversation with Vivien Jennings, Founder & President of Rainy Day Books, about the Launch & Publication of Sara's New Hardcover Memoir Born to Fly.

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$27.00
ISBN: 9781501162589
Availability: In Stock as of this morning. Order Now!
Published: Howard Books - September 8th, 2020

SUPPORT THIS AUTHOR EVENT by purchasing a Hardcover of Born To Fly through the link below.  Your Hardcover will include an Author Autographed Bookplate by Sara Evans, while supplies last.


LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT: Kate Greene will be In Conversation about her New Hardcover ~ Once Upon a Time I Lived on Mars: Space, Exploration, and Life on Earth

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Kate Greene will be In Conversation in a LIVESTREAM about her New Hardcover Once Upon a Time I Lived on Mars: Space, Exploration, and Life on Earth.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & Mid-Continent Public Library.

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$27.99
ISBN: 9781250159472
Availability: In Stock as of this morning. Order Now!
Published: St. Martin's Press - July 14th, 2020

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT: Thomas Frank will be In Conversation about his New Hardcover ~ The People, No: A Brief History of Anti-Populism

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT OVERVIEW:  Thomas Frank, New York Times Bestselling Author, will be In Conversation in a LIVESTREAM about his New Hardcover The People, No: A Brief History of Anti-Populism.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & The Kansas City Public Library.

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$26.99
ISBN: 9781250220110
Availability: Out of Stock, generally 4-5 days to Order your Copy and have it arrive.
Published: Metropolitan Books - July 14th, 2020

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT THIS TUESDAY, APRIL 28, 2020: Jennifer Baumgardner and Amy Richards will Present their New Softcover ~ Manifesta: Young Women, Feminism, and the Future

LIVESTREAM EVENT OVERVIEW: Jennifer Baumgardner and Amy Richards will Present their New Softcover Manifesta: Young Women, Feminism, and the Future.  This LiveStream Author Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & The Kansas City Public Library.

Manifesta (20th Anniversary Edition, Revised and Updated with a New Preface): Young Women, Feminism, and the Future Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780374538903
Availability: In Stock as of this morning. Order Now!
Published: Picador - March 10th, 2020

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT: Howard Blum will Launch & Present his New Hardcover ~ Night of the Assassins: The Untold Story of Hitler's Plot to Kill FDR, Churchill, and Stalin

LIVESTREAM AUTHOR EVENT OVERVIEW:  Howard Blum, New York Times Bestselling Author, will Launch & Present his New Hardcover Night of the Assassins: The Untold Story of Hitler's Plot to Kill FDR, Churchill, and Stalin.  This Event is Co-Presented by Rainy Day Books & The Kansas City Public Library.

AUTHOR AUTOGRAPHED HARDCOVER:  1 Hardcover of Night of the Assassins: The Untold Story of Hitler's Plot to Kill FDR, Churchill, and Stalin by Howard Blum, with Author Autographed Bookplate.


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