Author Signing

Writers Read with Peter Clenott

Local author Peter Clenott will read from his newest mystery novel, The Unwanted.

Hana Ziegler is a fourteen-year-old child prodigy. But on September 1, 1939, as Hitler invades Poland and World War II begins, she is being taken to the Hollenschloss Institute to be euthanized.

Silke Hartenstein is a sixteen-year-old beauty who has graced the covers of German magazines as the blonde, blue-eyed female Aryan prototype. She is a member of the Bund Deutsch Madel, but she has also laughed in the face of German Propaganda Minister Goebbels.

The Unwanted By Peter Clenott Cover Image
ISBN: 9781685120788
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Level Best Books - June 28th, 2022

Writers Read (& Dance) with Emmi Fortin

Who Is Your Red Dress? shares a radically honest and, at times entertaining, journey through the struggles that come with breaking free from an addiction to a person and the power of self-acceptance in finding the way forward.

Emmi will read and discuss her book and then lead us in some simple salsa moves. This is a great way to start your Saturday night!


Who Is Your Red Dress?: One Woman's Quest to Break Up With A Love Addiction By Emmi Fortin Cover Image
ISBN: 9798986299709
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Emmi Fortin - June 14th, 2022

In Conversation with Marpheen Chann

Moon in Full, a contemporary coming-of-age story, shines light on one young man’s search for truth and compassion in a complicated era as it unwinds the deep-seated challenges we all face finding our authentic voice and true identities. Author Marpheen Chann’s heart-warming journey weaves through housing projects and foster homes; into houses of worship and across college campuses; and playing out in working-class Maine where he struggles to find his place.

Moon in Full: A Modern Day Coming-Of-Age Story By Marpheen Chann Cover Image
ISBN: 9781952143359
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Islandport Press - June 21st, 2022

Writers Read with Stacy Lee

The perfect Sunday - enjoy brunch at one of Downtown Lowell's fabulous restaurants and then come by the store to celebrate the release of the latest edition to the Nubble Light series.

Stacy will read from the book, answer readers' questions, and sign copies.

The Hundredth Time Around By Stacy Lee Cover Image
ISBN: 9780578838922
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: French Martini Press - January 11th, 2021

Future Plans By Stacy Lee Cover Image
ISBN: 9780578898018
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: French Martini Press - April 19th, 2021

Never in a Billion By Stacy Lee Cover Image
ISBN: 9780578341682
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: French Martini Press - December 10th, 2021

Writers Read with Masachs Boungou

Masachs Boungou was born in the Republic of the Congo. A Fulbrite Scholar, he is the founder of the "Nunga Program," a social enterprise focusing on youth entreprenuership, peacebuilding, and leadership in the Congo. Most recently, he earned a PhD in Global Studies from UMass Lowell, where he delivered the commencement speech.

Boungou will read selections from the book and engae in conversation with the audience.

Books are available for purchase at lala books.