What's Coming Up from the Flying Pig Bookstore
If you cannot attend an event but would like an autographed book, please order online ahead of time and use the Comments box during checkout to indicate the name of the person you'd like it signed to.
North Woods Daniel Mason event: Friday, March 1st, 2024 @ 7 pm Shelburne Town Hall
A rare opportunity to visit with and learn from a Pulitzer Prize finalist and New York Times-bestselling author! North Woods is "the story of a house, the humans who inhabit it, the ghosts who haunt it, and the New England forest encompassing them all. [...]a book that is multitudinous and magical." -Kirkus Reviews. "Dazzling . . . a brave and original book, which invents its own form. It is both intimate and epic, playful and serious. To read it is to travel to the limits of what the novel can do." --The Guardian (US)
Mountain Offerings Amy Allen event: Tuesday, April 2, 2024 @ 7 pm Pierson Library Community Room
Please join us to celebrate the launch of Vermont poet Amy Allen's debut collection—described as "radiant with natural light"—Mountain Offerings. The simplicity, beauty, and peace of the outdoors provides an ideal vehicle through which this poet explores complex human emotions.
Beaverland Leila Philip event: Thursday, April 18th, 2024 @ 7 pm Shelburne Town Hall
Help us celebrate the release of Beaverland in paperback! In the rich naturalist tradition of H Is for Hawk and The Soul of an Octopus, Beaverland: How One Weird Rodent Made America tells the tumultuous, eye-opening story of how beavers and the beaver fur trade shaped America's history, culture, and environment.
Attic of Dreams Marilyn Neagley event: Thursday, May 2, 2024 @ 7 pm Pierson Library Community Room
Another chance to hear a wonderful local author and Shelburne Fams steward share her memoir, one both personal and professional. "A fascinating and worthwhile account of what happens when a family estate must reinvent itself." -Kirkus Reviews
Dragon Masters Tracey West event: Saturday, May 4, 2024 @ 11 am South Burlington Public Library - Auditorium
The creator and author of the wildly popular DRAGON MASTERS series shares her new book with young readers, Dragon Masters 26 : Cave of The Crystal Dragon!
Kids' Writing Workshop with Kate Messner & Rajani LaRocca: Friday, May 29, 2024 @ 6:30 pm Pierson Library Community Room
What an incredible opportunity! Two award-winning authors, KATE MESSNER & RAJANI LAROCCA, are celebrating the release of their books in a brand-new series—THE KIDS IN MRS. Z'S CLASS—by hosting a writing workshop for kids in grades 3-5! SIGN-UP REQUIRED!