Nonfiction

NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly will Present his Bestselling New Hardcover ~ Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

On Friday, December 01, 2017, at 5:00 PM, our entire Rainy Day Books Staff will go to Unity Temple on The Plaza to be in service for our NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly Author Event.  Additional Admission Packages are available Now until we Sell Out!  Remember that Parking is Free, but scarce on The Plaza on a Friday Night, especially during the Holiday Season.

Jeff W. Goodwin & son Alexander will give a Multimedia Presentation of Alexander's Journey!

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Jeff W. Goodwin & son Alexander will give a Multimedia Presentation of Jeff's New Softcover Alexander's Journey: Dum Spiro Spero, a Book, and a Documentary DVD (including Digital Download).  Watch the Alexander's Journey - Dum Spiro Spero - Promo Trailer on Vimeo!

BOOK:  One Softcover of Alexander's Journey: Dum Spiro Spero a Book, and a Documentary DVD (including Digital Download).

The Publication Date for Alexander’s Journey: Dum Spiro Spero is Friday, August 18, 2017.  All Orders will be processed immediately.


$11.99
SKU: 9780999116425

Murray the Smallest Owl by Anita Morris (AKA The Owl Lady)

About Murray the Smallest Owl:  Murray the Smallest Owl is a story about Murray the Burrowing Owl who is bullied by other birds of prey from the falconry where he lives.  Murray is left feeling sad and alone until his best friend Alexander Goodwin of Alexander's Journey helps him to recognize his individual talents.  Together they go to visit a Countess in her home in England.  Murray learns that being different is great.  This charming Book includes photographs of Murray and the different birds of prey, and of Murray with his best friend Alex.  Children learn about different birds of prey through interesting facts about the birds featured.  The Book also includes worksheets to help children to recognize their talents and to help them to learn what to do when they see or hear someone being bullied.  Murray the Smallest Owl is ideal for children of Elementary School age.

About the Author:  Anita Morris (AKA The Owl Lady) is a Psychologist based in the UK and Director of Hack Back CIC, a community organization.  She regularly works with children and adults helping them to recognize their personal value, and build self-esteem and confidence.  She works in schools and in the UK National Health Service improving the mental health and wellbeing of children and young people.  She is a firm believer in the healing power of nature, and a pioneer in the use of birds of prey as a conduit to personal development.  Anita met Alexander Goodwin and his family through social media 12 months ago in 2016.  Since then Anita and Alex have developed a friendship based on a love of dinosaurs, nature and birds of prey, especially Owls.


Bill James and Rachel McCarthy James will present The Man from the Train: The Solving of a Century-Old Serial Killer Mystery

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Bill James and Rachel McCarthy James will Present their New Hardcover The Man from the Train: The Solving of a Century-Old Serial Killer Mystery, $30.00 Hardcover, ISBN 9781476796253.

AUTOGRAPHED BOOK: Author Autographed Hardcover of The Man from the Train by Bill James and Rachel McCarthy James.


Mark Bowden will present Huế 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Mark Bowden, #1 New York Times Bestseller of Black Hawk Down will Present his New Hardcover Huế 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam.

Ed Darack will present The Final Mission of Extortion 17: Special Ops, Helicopter Support, Seal Team Six, and the Deadliest Day of the U.S. War in Afghanistan

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Ed Darack will Present his New Hardcover The Final Mission of Extortion 17: Special Ops, Helicopter Support, Seal Team Six, and the Deadliest Day of the U.S. War in Afghanistan.

AUTOGRAPHED BOOK: Author Autographed Hardcover of The Final Mission of Extortion 17 by Ed Darack.


Sherman Alexie Author Event is CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS.

 

CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS.  We wish Sherman Alexie all the best and we send him our prayers, sympathy and well wishes.

CANCELLED DUE TO ILLNESS ~ EVENT OVERVIEW:  Sherman Alexie, Bestselling Author will Present his New Hardcover Memoir You Don't Have to Say You Love Me.

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$28.00
ISBN: 9780316270755
Availability: Out of Stock, generally 2-3 days to Order your Copy and have it arrive.
Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 13th, 2017

POSTPONED DUE TO ILLNESS ~ Hardcover of You Don't Have to Say You Love Me by Sherman Alexie.


Barbara Powell Allen and Deborah Jean Allen present Becoming Marjorie: The Life and Legacy of Marjorie Powell Allen

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Barbara Powell Allen and Deborah Jean Allen will be In Conversation with Vivien Jennings, Founder & President of Rainy Day Books, Leeanne Seaver and Jan Kreamer about Barbara and Deborah's New Hardcover Becoming Marjorie: The Life and Legacy of Marjorie Powell Allen.

AUTOGRAPHED BOOK: One Author Autographed Hardcover Becoming Marjorie: The Life and Legacy of Marjorie Powell Allen.


Michael Wallis will present The Best Land Under Heaven: The Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Michael Wallis will Present his New Hardcover The Best Land Under Heaven: The Donner Party in the Age of Manifest Destiny.

Terry Tempest Williams will present The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America's National Parks

EVENT OVERVIEW:  Terry Tempest Williams will Present her New Softcover The Hour of Land: A Personal Topography of America's National Parks.

$18.00
SKU: A9781250132147

AUTOGRAPHED BOOK: Author Autographed Softcover of The Hour of Land by Terry Tempest Williams.


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