Saturday 30th January 2016, 1pm: Come down to Old Capitol Books to hear fun stories from the life and imagination of Tony Albano, a storyteller and entertainer at il Fornaio restaurant in Carmel. He will be reading from his new book, Life is a Bumpy Road: …smoothed out by people and dogs you meet along the way (2015). Continue reading Book Signing: Tony Albano, author of Life is a Bumpy Road
Saturday 19 December 2015, 4pm: Old Capitol Books presents Robin Gregory and her recent book The Improbable Wonders of Moojie Littleman, which was given the Readers’ Favorite Award.
It is the story of a disabled boy who is abandoned by two sets of parents and seeks to create a family of his own. Forbidden friendship, first love, and miraculous events take place at St. Isidore’s Fainting Goat Dairy, revealing an extraordinary boy’s tale of loss and connection, self-discovery, and the transforming power of forgiveness.
Saturday 28 November 2015, 2pm: Old Capitol Books welcomes Tim Jollymore, author of Observation Hill and Listener in the Snow.
Saturday 7 November 2015, 12:30pm: This coming Saturday, Rev. W. Grace Nicodemus will be in Old Capitol Books discussing her recent work, Eating with Grace.
This is a book about permission. It’s a book about feeling good and eating well, and learning that both are worthwhile. It’s about understanding that the “bread of life” is more than a plate of food, that food is only part of what nourishes us.
Tuesday 13 October 2015, 6-8pm: Our free monthly event open to the public every second Tuesday: NETWORKING ALOUD: A WRITERS OPEN MIKE. Come early & sign up for a five to seven minute reading from any genre: prose, screenplay, poetry & essay that follows 15 minutes from a featured published reader. We applaud one another, no critique allowed. Bring your work in progress, we want to hear your VOICE.
NETWORKING ALOUD: A WRITERS OPEN MIKE
2nd Tuesdays – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00
When: 6:00–8:00 p.m. TUESDAY Oct 13th
Where: OLD CAPITOL BOOKS – 559 Tyler St. Monterey, Ca 93940 Continue reading Networking Aloud! A Monthly Open Mic: Featuring Debra Busman
Monterey Bay Poetry Consortium Presents Jennifer Lagier & David Allen Sullivan
Old Capitol Books will have author Elida Y. Garcia-DeHaan in store to sign copies of her work “Pieces of a Shattered Heart”
Continue reading Book Signing: Elida Y. Garcia-DeHaan
Tuesday 28 July 2015, 7pm: Old Capitol Books is excited to have Professor Lee A. Farrow visiting from Auburn University at Montgomery, in Montgomery, Alabama talking about her recent publication of Alexis in America: A Russian Grand Duke’s Tour, 1871-1872.
Saturday, May 2, 3-4pm: Sally-Christine Rodgers, the author of Convergence: A Journey Through French Polynesia, will be in store signing copies of her travel book.
Sally-Christine Rodgers Writes Eloquently About Life, Sailing, Family and Protecting Our Oceans