Carol Hoenig and her latest novel, Before She Was a Finley

Back in Time NY

"We need more North Country novels like Without Grace, novels with a keen sense of place.” –North Country Public Radio  Before She was a Finley answers that call.       In Carol Hoenig's previous novel, Without Grace, it is believed that Grace Finley walked out on her husband and two young children to fulfill a selfish ... Read more

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Meet Author Carol Hoenig

Syosset Library 225 S. Oyster Bay Rd., Syosset, NY

Carol will discuss the inspiration for Before She Was a Finley, a prequel to Carol’s award-winning novel, Without Grace, take questions and sign purchased copies. You may find out more about her at Carolhoenig.com.

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Meet Elyssa Friedland

Mineola Memorial Library 195 Marcellus Rd, Mineola, NY

Elyssa Friedland is the acclaimed author of Last Summer at the Golden Hotel, The Floating Feldmans, The Intermission, and Love and Miss Communication and most recently, Jackpot Summer, which she will be discussing, reading from and signing copies. Elyssa is a graduate of Yale University and Columbia Law School and currently teaches novel writing at Yale. On the Road Book ... Read more

Join Michael Benson and Craig Singer, authors of Moguls: The Lives and Times of Hollywood Film Pioneers Nicholas and Joseph Schenck

Madison Theatre 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY

Join Michael Benson and Craig Singer, authors of Moguls: The Lives and Times of Hollywood Film Pioneers Nicholas and Joseph Schenck, as they screen a silent movie, discuss their book, the sensational, lurid, and wickedly entertaining true story of the brothers who invented Hollywood to become the godfathers of cinema - movie moguls Nicholas and ... Read more

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Meet Author Carol Hoenig

Rockville Centre Library 221 N Village Ave, Rockville Centre, NY

Author, publishing consultant and former bookstore owner, Carol Hoenig, will discuss her latest novel, Before She was a Finley, a prequel to Carol’s award-winning novel, Without Grace. She will take questions about her novel, as well as writing and the publishing industry. She will sign purchased copies following the discussion. You may find out more ... Read more

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Meet Elyse Graham, Author of “Book and Dagger: How Scholars and Librarians Became Unlikely Spies of World War II”

East Meadow Public Library 1886 Front Street, East Meadow, NY

Book and Dagger: How Scholars and Librarians Became Unlikely Spies of World War II is the untold story of the academics who became OSS spies, invented modern spycraft, and helped turn the tide of the war. Elyse Graham will discuss her book, take questions and autograph copies sold by On the Road Book Events.

Meet acclaimed Pulitzer Prize finalist, Dava Sobel

Madison Theatre 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY

Dava Sobel will discuss The Elements of Marie Curie: How the Glow of Radium Lit a Path for Women In Science. The acclaimed Pulitzer Prize finalist and #1 New York Times bestselling author of Galileo's Daughter crafts a luminous chronicle of the life and work of the most famous woman in the history of science, and the untold story ... Read more

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Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on the Train, will be joining us to discuss and sign copies of her forthcoming novel, The Blue Hour

Madison Theatre 1000 Hempstead Ave., Rockville Centre, NY

Paula Hawkins, author of The Girl on the Train, among other titles, will be joining us to discuss and sign copies of her forthcoming novel, The Blue Hour. "The Blue Hour is an atmospheric, stylish puzzle box of a thriller with a deliciously inventive premise. I love a locked-room mystery--or, in this case, a locked-island mystery--and ... Read more

$40