May 13 7 p.m. Left Bank Books
Kathryn Hamm and Thea Dodd, The New Art of Capturing Love
The first and most comprehensive collection of portraits of same sex couples, this books features the work of 46 photographers. A portion of proceeds benefit PROMO.
May 15 7 p.m. St. Louis County Library Headquarters
Cynthia Bond, Ruby
Debut novelist Cynthia Bond weaves a story about one woman’s attempt to escape violence and racism in a small southern town in this combination love story/ghost story.
May 16 4 p.m. Left Bank Books
Talk show host Wendy Williams will sign books and be in your selfie. Her latest work of fiction is called Hold Me in Contempt. $16 for a book and place in line.
May 20 7 p.m. St. Louis County Library Headquarters
Alan Weisman, Countdown: Our Last, Best Hope for a Future on Earth
Alan Weisman has visited more than 20 countries to explore the urgent question: How many people can our planet hold? Countdown investigates the chances for humanity's future.
May 22 7 p.m. St. Louis County Library Headquarters
Craig Johnson, Any Other Name: A Longmire Mystery
Western mystery writer Craig Johnson’s success is spurred by the A&E hit show “Longmire,” based on his series of books. Mosey on over to the county library auditorium for a reading from his latest yarn.